Runners help save struggling swimmer in Lake Michigan

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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Fire department divers arrived a short time later and rescued the man near North Avenue Beach.
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- Two runners helped save a swimmer who was struggling in Lake Michigan by grabbing a surf board and pushing it out to him so he could stay afloat.

Fire department divers arrived a short time later and rescued the man near North Avenue Beach.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition.