Update - Person In The River

Earlier this afternoon, the Saskatoon Fire Department recovered the remains of a person from the river. The person was located underneath the Victoria Bridge.

Police will now work with the Chief Coroner's Office to confirm the identity of the deceased. There is no further information available at this point in time.

At approximately 1:40 p.m., March 13, 2019, Saskatoon Police received a report of a person in the river near the Senator Sid Buckwold Bridge. The Saskatoon Fire Department was notified and is currently searching the river with boats and divers. SPS members are on scene but have not been able to locate anyone at this point. 

Further information will be released as it becomes available. 


(Occurrence Number: 19-23846)