Person rescued from Lake Michigan after kayak capsizes

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A person was rescued from Lake Michigan after his kayak capsized Sunday morning on the South Side.

The Chicago Police Marine Unit responded to a capsized kayak at 31st Street Beach at 8:55 a.m. and helped bring a male to shore, according to police.

The male, whose age wasn’t immediately available, was conscious and being treated at the scene, police said.

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