Boat Capsizes on Minnesota Lake; Five Are Thrown Into The Water
ELY, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say all five people aboard a 14-foot boat are safe after their craft capsized in gusty winds on a lake in northern Minnesota.
The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office and Rescue Squad along with Morse Fire were called Sunday afternoon to a water emergency on White Iron Lake south of Ely. Authorities say all five people aboard the boat were wearing life jackets and were able to swim to a nearby island, where they were rescued and brought to shore.
No one was hurt.