Body of man swept off Silver Beach’s South Pier recovered
27-year-old Dakota Yergeau died after being swept into Lake Michigan on March 28.
At 5:30 p.m. that Sunday, officers from the Department of Public Safety were called to the South Pier for reports of a water rescue in Lake Michigan.
Two men were on the pier when a large wave swept one of them into the lake.
Rescue efforts to find the victim were unsuccessful.
His body was recovered Wednesday by the Michigan State Police Dive Team.