Lake Michigan Drownings Reach Record-High In 2020

Dec 7, 2020
Dan Wanschura / Interlochen Public Radio

Fifty-seven people have drowned in Lake Michigan this year, making it the deadliest on record.

Great Lakes shoreline
Lloyd Degrane

A water safety nonprofit group says 2018 has been a deadly year on the Great Lakes, with at least 110 drownings recorded.


Summer may be over soon, but the dangers of Lake drownings are always present. WKAR’s Karel Vega has more…