Columbia Yacht Club

(AP File Photo)

Boaters Urged To Check Vessels For Electrical Problems

Ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, the U.S. Coast Guard and others were warning boaters along Lake Michigan and elsewhere about a hidden danger in the water.

05/21/2014

Wheelchair file photo (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Wrongful Death Suit Filed After An Amputee Falls Into Lake

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed against the man pushing a wheelchair that fell into Lake Michigan resulting in the death of a 61-year-old amputee.

04/18/2011

(CBS)

Woman Dies After Falling Into Lake Downtown

A wheelchair-bound woman who fell into Lake Michigan over the weekend has died.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2011

(CBS)

Woman In Wheel Chair And Man Fall In At Yacht Club

Warmer temperatures drew crowds to the lakefront this weekend — just two days after a woman in a wheel chair and the man pushing her accidentally fell in at the Columbia Yacht Club.

04/10/2011