One killed, two injured in boat accident in Michigan Lake

One killed, two injured in boat accident in Michigan Lake

Three people were present on the boat when it overturned in Michigan Lake on Thursday. Two people got injured in the incident and they were rescued. One woman lost her life in the incident occurred near Belmont Harbor on the North Side.

Chicago police and Chicago Fire Department said, “We received a call at about 2:00 am about the capsizing of a sailboat in the Lake Michigan. Emergency crew responded quickly to reach the scene for helping the people out of water”. They said, “The sailboat was crashed with the dock and capsized near the 2200 block of North Lake Shore Drive”.

Police told the media, “One woman, 31-year-old, and one man, “28-year-old, were rescued safely from the water and they are in a good condition”. The third woman, 27-year-old, was taken to the Masonic Medical Center of Illinois in a critical situation. There were less chances of her recovery as she was in a serious condition, according to the police. The third woman later died in the hospital and the police has confirmed the death.

The details and cause of her death has not been shared by the medical examiner of the Cook County. The boat was carrying three passengers when it crashed into a dock. It was a sailboat on which two women and one man were traveling. The crash capsized the sailboat and it overturned. Police and Chicago Fire Department received the call about the incident happened near Belmont Harbor.

The emergency crew responded to the call and reached the 2200 block of North Lake Shore Drive. The crew saved the life of two people as they were rescued and they are in a good condition now. One woman lost her life in the incident, according to the police. The woman was brought to the area hospital in a serious-to-critical condition. She could not breath long and died later in Masonic Medical Center of Illinois.

Managing editor of the Chicago Morning Star

Related Posts
Chicago man falls in Michigan Lake while saving his dog, rescued by police human chain
The man was trying to save his 9-month old puppy and unfortunately, he fell in
Boy Seen Running From Burning Car With His Hair On Fire
A 14-year-old boy was taken to the hospital late Monday night, after police officers saw
A heated debate suspends due to fart in Kenyan regional assembly
A fart has pushed the speakers to suspend the debate in Kenya’s Homa Bay. It
Fire in an apartment on Chicago Far South Side injured 4 people
A mother and her three children got burnt due to the fire at her apartment
Wisconsin Woman lost her hair due to the use of a conditioner
A lady was washing her hair and her hair started to fall out in clumps.
A dump truck crashes into three school buses in Libertyville
A dump truck crashed into three school buses in the northern suburbs on Thursday. Several
Police looks for a man who asked children to ‘change his diaper’
A man approached several children in Suburban Forest Preserve on a red and black bicycle
Chicago’s 111th Yacht Race to Mackinac kicks off this Friday with new safety rules
In the last year’s Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac, a sailor lost his life
Man goes to court to find suspect that hit him with a scooter
A man hit by a wrong-way electric scooter rider in Wicker Park is going to
Recruit of Chicago Police saves a man from death in a road accident
Timothy Sweeney, recruit of Chicago Police, jumped into action to save the life of a