“It’s sad,’’ said Patrick Deignan, an Evanston spokesman. “This time of year the water can be really unpredictable, even on a beautiful day.”
The body of a 20-year-old man was pulled Saturday evening from Lake Michigan near Chicago after a seven-hour search for the missing swimmer, officials said.
Emergency crews near Clark Street Beach in Evanston found the body of a 20-year-old male swimmer who went missing Saturday evening in Lake Michigan after a seven-hour search. His body was found after three other people were saved in an earlier rescue.
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HOMEWOOD — More drownings have been reported in the Great Lakes so far in 2021 than by this time last year, prompting officials to urge swimmers to practice water safety measures.
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The collegiate swimmer who was mistaken for a suspect during a brief stop in the Quad-Cities is getting a settlement from the East Moline Police Department and another from a former Hampton police officer.
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A heat wave that drives you to the shore, warm water temperature that draws you to the surf and a yellow flag “for moderate rip currents” that hints at danger, but doesn’t prevent you from swimming: These conditions can prove to be a dangerous, even deadly combination, according to research by the National Weather Service.
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Climate change activist Lewis Pugh became the first person to swim in a supraglacial lake, formed on top of a glacier because of melting ice.
In a water emergency, GLSRP recommends swimmers flip, float and follow.
Dave Benjamin, co-founder and executive director of the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project, usually starts his water safety classes by talking about fire. “What do you do in case of a fire emergency?” He normally asks the crowd of children. “Stop, drop and roll,” they say.