Kayaker safely recovered near North Bass Island - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Kayaker safely recovered near North Bass Island

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(Toledo News Now) -

Divers from Ottawa County headed north of North Bass Island in Lake Erie to assist the U.S. Coast Guard in a rescue operation Friday.

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office says the incident involved a missing kayaker; the Detroit Coast Guard station says a boat was taking on water.

According to a emergency medical helicopter operator, the man was found and is alive. He was transported to shore in a boat.

The Coast Guard station at Marblehead sent a rescue launch, as well.

We will bring you more information on this as soon as it becomes available.

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