CHICAGO -- Eight people were rescued from Lake Michigan when their boat overturned Saturday near Diversey Harbor on the North Side.
About 12:30 p.m., the Chicago Fire Department responded to a boat's distress signal near the 2800 block of Lake Shore Drive, according to fire officials. First responders found their boat capsized and eight people in the water.
A 44-year-old woman and a 16-year-old boy were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and a 13-year-old boy who injured his wrist was taken to Lurie Children's Hospital. All three were in good condition.
The rest declined treatment, authorities said.
(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2019.)
8 rescued on Lake Michigan when boat overturns near Diversey Harbor
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