Body of missing kayaker recovered in Lake Erie

Body of missing kayaker recovered in Lake Erie
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard ended its search for an overdue kayaker after the man’s body was recovered from Lake Erie late Tuesday morning. Dead is Andrew Lasek. “The Coast Guard extends our deepest condolences to the families, friends and anyone else affected by this tragedy,” said Capt. Brian Roche, commander of Coast Guard Sector Buffalo. “I would like to thank Mr....

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel taking on water in Lake Erie

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel taking on water in Lake Erie
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a sailing vessel that was taking on water, early Friday morning, in Lake Erie, two miles northeast of Huron City, Ohio. At 4:35 a.m., a search-and-rescue coordinator, from Coast Guard Sector Detroit, received a call for assistance from a VHF marine radio, channel 16, from a sailing vessel that was taking on water with two people aboard. The SAR...