Man rescued after homemade sailboard falls apart

June 15, 2019 07:10 PM

GREECE, N.Y. (WHEC) — A man was rescued from Long Pond after his homemade sailboard fell apart.

According to firefighters, a Lakeshore Fire Rescue EMS crew rescued the man near Edgemere Drive around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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The man had been out on the water when his homemade sailboard contraption fell apart and he was not able to repair it to get himself to the shore.

The man was checked by EMS officials and is expected to be okay.


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