Vacation Nightmare: 10 People Swept in Lake Michigan Last Weekend
Reading a crazy story on Mlive.com about water rescues in Michigan increasing. Click here to check it out. 10 people were swept off piers into Lake Michigan on Sunday alone.
The article also points out how paddle craft accidents are increasing. In the past 30 days, the US Coast Guard has had to rescue 27 paddle crafts. The Coast Guard says 90% of the people aren't wearing life jackets.
There were dangerous water conditions last week. This week, with the heat, dangerous water conditions are expected again. It's best to treat the Great Lakes like an Ocean. Respect the water.