Kayaker Rescued From Waters Between Beaver, Garden Islands
A man was rescued from the waters off of Beaver Island Wednesday.
At around 2:30 that afternoon, the Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Office responded to a water rescue between Beaver Island and Garden Island.
According to deputies, a 55 year-old man’s kayak began taking on water and eventually overturned.
The man was wearing a life jacket and had been in the water for approximately 20 minutes before rescuers could arrive.
He was treated and released from the Beaver Island Rural Health Center.