Perrinton Man Dead After Boat Accident on Crystal Lake
Police say a 59-year-old man died after he jumped out of the boat apparently yo save a woman who had fallen form the boat.
Police have now identified the man as Kelly Schaffer, of Perrinton.
The man was in a fishing boat with a 54-year-old woman in Crystal Lake about 2:30pm Thursday.
The woman fell out of the boat, and that is when Schaffer in in the waters to save her.
The woman was pulled from the water by a passing boater. Schaffer also was pulled from the water.
Police said witnesses began CPR on him as police and other rescuers were en route. He died at the scene, however.