Alabama Man Drowns While Trying to Moor Boat on Little Traverse Bay
An Alabama man is dead after going underwater on Little Traverse Bay.
It happened at around 5:15 Saturday evening.
According to the Emmet County sheriff, 71 year-old George Seier of Alabama, was trying to moor his boat.
But while mooring his boat, it came loose and began to drift away.
Seier jumped into the water to try and retrieve the boat but went underwater after about 75 yards, in 10 feet of water.
His body was later recovered by the county dive team.
The incident remains under investigation.