There is no suspicion of a crime involved.
On a pine ridge In Southern Savonia, two people were found dead in the water, police in Eastern Finland said on Thursday night.
On Thursday, just before three in the afternoon, the Rescue Department received a notification of a person trapped in water in Pyhäniemi, Mäntyharju. Authorities who arrived at the scene found the 91-year-old man from Riihimäki, who was caught in the water and brought ashore, dead.
A little later, the rescue service found another deceased in the water, an 86-year-old woman from Riihimäki. A report to the emergency center was made by a relative of the deceased.
According to the Eastern Finnish police, there is no suspicion of a crime. Police are conducting an investigation into the cause of death.