gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Friday July 28th
Woman Treated for Hypothermia After Kayaking
Sunday May 14, 2017 12:31pm
Pigeon River • LaGrange, IN

By: Sheila McCrea

An Auburn woman was treated for hypothermia after getting separated form her kayaking group on the Pigeon River in LaGrange County.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources say that 26-year-old Sasha Berry was kayaking with people on the Pigeon River near County Road 1200 East when her kayak struck a log.

Witnesses say that she became separated from the group and because of the strong current, which made the group unable to get back together.

Berry’s group waited at the next bridge downstream but Berry never arrived. 911 was called and Conservation officers and the Angola Fire Department arrived to the river and put air boats in the water to look for Berry.

After a brief search, Berry was located standing in waist deep water next to her kayak. She was taken to a Fort Wayne hospital where she was treated and released for hypothermia.

Angola firefighters and DNR officials help a woman whose kayak struck a log in the Pigeon River in Indiana's LaGrange County. (Photo Courtesy of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources)
(07-27-2017) • Henney Takes the Showman of Showman Title
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-27-2017) • Authorities Looking for Sex Offender
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Sheriff's Department • Angola, IN
(07-27-2017) • Edgerton Homecoming Festival Returns This Weekend
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Edgerton, OH
(07-27-2017) • Antique & Classic Boat and Antique Car Show
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lake James • Angola, IN
(07-27-2017) • Man Arrested on Child Porn Charges
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Columbia City, IN - Whitley County, IN
(07-27-2017) • Mayfield in Custody
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN
(07-26-2017) • Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Available August 1st
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Foundation • Angola, IN
(07-26-2017) • Wednesday at the Steuben County 4-H Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-26-2017) • City of Angola Partnering to Create Virtual Angola Tour
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(07-26-2017) • Williams County Commissioners Meeting Thursday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Williams County Commissioners Meeting • Bryan, OH
(07-26-2017) • Man Skipped Out on Work Release & Fails to Return to Jail
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN
(07-26-2017) • Accident Spills Cat Food On Highway
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-25-2017) • Road Work Projected Costing More Than Original Projections
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Williams County Commissioners • Bryan, OH
(07-25-2017) • Williams County Goat Barn Gets Official Name
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Williams County Fairgrounds, 619 East Main Street • Montpelier, OH
(07-25-2017) • Farmers & Merchants State Bank Holding Company To Ring Opening Bell At NASDAQ
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Archbold, OH
(07-25-2017) • Tuesday is Kids Day at the Steuben County 4-H Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-25-2017) • Indiana Unemployment by Counties
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(07-25-2017) • Michigan's Unemployment Rate Down In June
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lansing, MI
(07-25-2017) • Regional Cancer Center of Angola Hosting Free PSA Screening
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cameron Hospital, 416 E. Maumee Street • Angola, IN
(07-25-2017) • Ohio Arts Council Board Approves Over $775K to Northwest Ohio Projects
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Archbold, OH
(07-25-2017) • Cameron Hospital To Host Free Nutrition Class
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cameron Hospital, 416 E. Maumee Street • Angola, IN
(07-25-2017) • Monday's Calf Show Results at the Steuben County Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-24-2017) • Criminal Charges Filed Against Lake Gage Motorboat Operator
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Prosecutor's Office • Angola, IN
(07-24-2017) • Mettert Wins Grand Champion Dairy Steer at the Steuben County Fair
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-24-2017) • Fatal One Car Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Defiance, OH
(07-24-2017) • Three Injured After Teen Driver Crashes Pick-up
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Quincy, MI
(07-24-2017) • Woman Arrested Following Road Rage Incident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-24-2017) • DeKalb County Teen Shooting
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: County Road 7A • Garrett, IN
(07-24-2017) • Possible Tornado Touchdown Sunday in Northern Indiana
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: White County, Indiana
(07-22-2017) • Wilson Crowned Miss Steuben County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County 4-H Fair • Angola, IN
(07-22-2017) • Trooper Hurt in Interstate Chase Starts in Michigan; Ends In Toledo
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Toledo, OH - Lucas Couty, OH
(07-22-2017) • Ohio’s Unemployment Rate Rises, Higher Than National Average
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Columbus, OH
(07-22-2017) • Toll Road Drug Bust
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Howe, IN
(07-22-2017) • Orland's Vermont Settlement Festival Returns July 29-30
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Orland Town Park • Orland, IN
(07-21-2017) • Branch County Sheriff’s Investigate ‘Suspicious Situation’
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-21-2017) • 6 Set To Compete For Miss Steuben County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Park - Crooked Lake • Angola, IN
(07-21-2017) • Man Hospitalized After Motocycle Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Butler, IN





Contact WBET
BUSINESS419/633-1045
REQUESTS800/788-1045
wlzz@wlzzradio.com

businesses