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Car Pulled From Lake Michigan

Just before 4:30 p.m. dive teams could be seen working to retrieve a vehicle that went into the water at the Waukegan Yacht Club

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    Sky5: Car Recovered After Plunging Into Lake Michigan

    Two men were rushed to the hospital after a car plunged into Lake Michigan off the harbor at Waukegan Yacht Club. NBC Chicago's Sky5 reporter Mike Lorber has more. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015)

    Crews worked to recover a car from Lake Michigan Tuesday afternoon.

    Just before 4:30 p.m. dive teams could be seen working to retrieve a vehicle that went into the water at the Waukegan Yacht Club.

    Officials say they were initially called to the north suburban club around 3 p.m. when a man was found getting out of the water and telling others a car was still submerged.

    The man, who police say was in his 30s, was rescued by a nearby good Samaritan at the yacht club.

    Sky5: Car Drives Into Water at Waukegan Yacht Club

    [CHI] Sky5: Car Drives Into Water at Waukegan Yacht Club
    Officials say they were initially called to the north suburban club around 3 p.m. when a man was found getting out of the water and telling others a car was still submerged. NBC 5's Sky5 reporter Mike Lorber has more.
    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015)

    Police said the man found in the water was transported to an area hospital with another male in his 30s.

    No further information has been released as to how the two were related in the incident.

    No serious injuries were reported.

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