EUREKA TOWNSHIP — A Lansing man is dead after suffering from a heart attack while kayaking on Wabasis Creek.
Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies, Montcalm County Emergency Services and Greenville Department of Public Safety officers responded to a remote section of Wabasis Creek Saturday evening at 6:10 p.m.
A group of friends were kayaking on the creek when one of the friends, a 68-year-old Lansing man, was suffering from an apparent heart attack.
Rescuers responded to the scene in a flat-bottom rescue boat and attempted to resuscitate and transport him to a waiting ambulance.
Rescue efforts were unsuccessful and the man died at the scene.