Coast Guard rescues four people from Lake St. Clair

Child, 3 adults saved from sinking boat

Author: James Jackson
Published On: Sep 21 2013 09:15:52 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 21 2013 11:14:16 PM EDT
US Coast Guard boat
GROSSE POINTE SHORES, Mich. -

The United States Coast Guard rescued three adults and one child from a sinking boat Saturday afternoon in Lake St. Clair.

The 23-foot boat was taking on water near the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. The Coast Guard was alerted to the problem by the Macomb County Sheriff's Department.

The rescue crew took the people aboard their boat and towed the disabled vessel to the Island Harbor Marina in St. Clair Shores.

There were no injuries reported.