2 rescued when boat catches fire in Lake Michigan

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

Two people were rescued from Lake Michigan after their boat caught fire.

The boat caught fire about a mile off the shore near North Ave Sunday afternoon.

A witness in another boat was able to pull two women and two dogs on to his boat.

Police Marine Unit and the The Chicago Fire Dept arrived on scene and put out the fire.  Video provided by the Marine Unit shows the rescue boat approaching the fire as the rescue team begins to put it out.

No one was injured.image

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.