Father, Son Rescued After Canoe Overturns

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Fire UnitEAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (May 10, 2014) —  A father and son are both doing fine after their canoe overturned on Reeds Lake.

East Grand Rapids Department of Public Safety responded to the water rescue around 11:30 Saturday morning.

A public safety officer was able to jump into the water from a rescue air boat and rescue the 7-year-old boy and his father, who were evaluated by paramedics and released from the scene.

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2 comments

  • TheFoundingFathers

    Not to mention that Reeds Lake is more of a POND than a lake, and I also take it these two dipshits weren't wearing life jackets or they could have just floated to shore.