The Wollaston Lake RCMP said the two men left to search for lumber in the Larson Lake area on Monday and did not return.
On Tuesday at 1:45 pm the two men were reported missing. The Wollaston RCMP, local community volunteers and Canadian Rangers began their search for the men.
Police say the two men were found dead in Larson Lake earlier that day. An initial investigation determined that the snowmobiles entered open water.
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The two men were 35 and 36 years old.
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