Police, Coast Guard respond to capsized boat in Lake Michigan

SHARE Police, Coast Guard respond to capsized boat in Lake Michigan
SHARE Police, Coast Guard respond to capsized boat in Lake Michigan

Marine units from the Chicago Police and Fire departments, as well as the U.S. Coast Guard responded to a call of a boat in distress off Diversey Harbor on the North Side on Monday afternoon.

The Chicago Fire Dept. and police Marine Unit responded to the call of a boat in distress of the harbor at 2601 N. Cannon Dr. about 2 p.m., according to Fire Media Affairs.

The call reported a boat flipped over out in the lake, according to police News Affairs.


The boat is believed to be unoccupied, according to both police and Fire Media.

A representative from he U.S. Coast Guard’s Wilmette Station said a crew was en route to the scene as of 2:20 p.m., but no further information was immediately available.

Via Sun-Times Media Wire

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