Montreal kayakers lost, and then found in Labrador

Two Montreal kayakers who were travelling in the Cartwright area became disorientated and lost during a trip along a remote stretch of coastal Labrador. Search and rescue crews were deployed after the kayakers were reported overdue; the duo were able to reach a shore and build a fire, and were rescued early this morning with the help of a satellite phone.

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