The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is investigating a plane crash that took place just north of the Municipality of Sioux Lookout. 

A Communications Officer from the TSB was able to say that on March 8, 2022, a Cessna 208 operated by Bamaji Air Inc was conducting a flight from Sioux Lookout Airport to Springpole Lake, ON with one pilot and 1 passenger onboard. 

They added, approximately 17 kilometres North Northwest of the Sioux Lookout Airport the aircraft impacted the frozen surface of Lac Seul. 

A social media post from the Canadian Armed Forces said upon arrival both passengers were located in good condition and were flown to Sioux Lookout by helicopter. 

The TSB has opened an investigation and continues to collect information and is assessing the incident.