Video shows 3 men rescued from Lake Michigan

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Three men were rescued Saturday after their boat overturned in Lake Michigan near suburban Lake Forest. Courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard. (WLS)

The U.S. Coast Guard released dramatic video Monday of a weekend rescue on Lake Michigan.

A boat capsized and flipped over about 11 miles offshore from north suburban Lake Forest on Saturday.

Three men were rescued.

A Coast Guard crew from Wilmette Harbor Station was conducting a training session in that area and were able to get to the scene quickly.

One by one the three men were pulled to safety with a rescue line and life ring, and are doing fine.

The men used good boating safety practices, officials said. They wore life jackets and stayed with their overturned boat.
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