2 men rescued from ultralight aircraft crash on Dickinson Island

Coast Guard helicopter aids in rescue

CLAY TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Two men were rescued from a tree Saturday afternoon after their ultralight aircraft crashed on Dickinson Island.

Dickinson Island is near Harsens Island and is only accessible by boat.

The U.S. Coast Guard sent a helicopter to assist the Clay Township Fire Department and South Water Rescue.

The pilot and passenger were safely rescued.

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