Good Samaritans In Leelanau County Come To The Rescue After Boats Overturn

Good Samaritans came to the rescue after two separate incidents of boats overturning in Leelanau County.

The first happened around 1:50 Tuesday afternoon in West Bay.

The Leelanau County emergency manager says kayaks overturned near Lee Point.

Good Samaritans on jet skis helped the kayakers return safely back to shore.

Around 3:30 Tuesday afternoon, the emergency manager says a Sunfish overturned in Lake Michigan, west of Glen Arbor.

Another Good Samaritan on a jet ski came to the rescue, and helped the boaters get back to shore.

The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office and local fire departments responded to both incidents, and no one was hurt.