Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Deputies rescued occupants of a catamaran on September 5

Copper Country

COPPER HARBOR, Mich. (WJMN) – On September 5 a catamaran capsized in Copper Harbor due to high winds and rough seas.

The conditions flipped the boat leaving the occupants clinging to the underside. Deputies used a Fort Wilkins State Park rescue boat docked at the Copper Harbor Marina that they had been cross-trained to use to rescue the subjects and upright the boat. The subjects were not injured in the incident.

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