Man Dead After Jumping Off Boat into Torch Lake
A man is dead after jumping off a 23 foot high 1988 Chaparral fiberglass pleasure boat into shallow waters.
Police say Richard Allen Church, of Allendale was at Torch Lake in Milton Township when he emerged unconscious after jumping into the lake.
He was pulled onto a boat and given CPR by two nurses on the scene.
Once authorities arrived he was taken to the hospital, where he died from injuries.
Police say that alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.