CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man was rescued from the frigid waters of Lake Michigan overnight in the city's North Side, fire officials said.
A female companion is also safe after swimming to shore.
Chicago Fire Department officials say they sent divers and a helicopter to North Avenue Beach around 3 a.m. Saturday. The woman managed to swim to safety and walk home. The man is also expected to recover.
It is not clear how the pair fell into the water.
Man rescued from Lake Michigan near North Avenue Beach