Bride drowns during wedding photo shoot

Bride, December 18, 2010, Drregor, Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic:

RAWDON, QUEBEC (CNN) - A tragic accident claimed the life of a Canadian newlywed taking pictures for her wedding album.

According to CNN, the woman, who was married in June, drowned in a river at Dorwin Falls in Rawdon, Quebec. The new bride was swept away when the gown she was wearing got weighed her down and pulled her under the surface.

The photographer and another person at the scene were unable to save her.

Her body was recovered a few hours later.