Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Delta County Sheriff’s Deputies rescued two people yesterday stranded on ice on Little Bay De Noc.
Authorities were called to an area off of Portage Point after 11:00 a.m. when two people became stranded on an ice floe that had broken away and became surrounded by open water after an icebreaker had went through.
Rescuers were able to reach the people using a hovercraft and helped them back to safe ice.
They were reported in good condition, but were taken to an area hospital for observation.
No names were released.