GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (AP) — The swimming area at Grand Haven State Park in western Michigan has been closed following several near drownings.
Park officials shut down swimming Tuesday in Lake Michigan off the beach.READ MORE: Biden Announces Nearly $3 Billion To Address Food Shortages
Grand Haven’s Public Safety Department said in a release that a woman and her husband struggled while swimming Tuesday evening before making it to shore.
Meanwhile, an off-duty police officer and bystanders saved a 12-year-old girl and an 11-year-old boy from the water.READ MORE: 'These Cases Are Not Over': Michigan Solicitor General Reacts To Court's Ruling In Flint Water Crisis Indictments
Officers also helped a man return his wife to shore after she struggled against the current in the lake.
Park officials said water conditions for swimming would be re-evaluated Wednesday.MORE NEWS: Here Are Ways To Save While On Vacation
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