Press Release – Water Emergency
Lake County Sheriff’s Office Press Release
Hudson Lake/Lake Four, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, Water Emergency
May 16, 2022
At 1117 hours today, Lake County Dispatch received a call of 2 adults in a canoe paddling on Hudson Lake when their canoe capsized. Both individuals made it to shore on the portage between Hudson Lake and Lake Four. Minnesota State Patrol sent out a helicopter to assist with the rescue.
At 1509 hours, MSP helicopter transported one of the parties to the medical staging area on Snowbank Rd. At 1537 hours, MSP helicopter transported the second party to the medical staging area.
The parties are a 41-year-old male and his 64-year-old father. Names of the parties were not available at this time nor were their conditions.