PORT COLBORNE – Four people were successfully rescue from a capsized boat on Lake Erie, Friday morning.
The incident happened around 11 a.m.
Niagara Regional Police marine unit officers rushed to the last known location of the boat, about two miles offshore from Port Colborne, reaching the victims within five minutes.
Officers discovered two adults and two youths – all wearing life jackets – on the overturned, 18-foot vessel.
All four were rescued and brought to safety on shore.
Arrangement were then made to recover the abandoned boat.
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