The BC Coroners Service is confirming a 63 year-old man involved in a boating accident on Westwood Lake has died in hospital.

It happened around 3pm, Tuesday.

The man was airlifted to Victoria General Hospital shortly after being pulled unconscious from the water.  A second man was taken to NRGH.

It’s unclear at this point if either of the men was wearing a life jacket.

The Coroners Service is now taking the lead in the investigation.   No names have been released.