Police rescue man after kayak overturns on Long Island
Posted at 4:28 PM, Jul 14, 2018
and last updated2018-07-14 16:28:56-04
56-year-old Eric Jerome of Ronkonkoma was rescued by Suffolk County Police Officers Saturday morning after his kayak overturned
LAKE RONKONKOMA, N.Y. — Suffolk County Police officers rescued a man after his kayak overturned in Lake Ronkonkoma on Saturday morning.
Officers responded to a call regarding an overturned kayak shortly after 11 a.m. Three responding officers and a lifeguard were able to locate 56-year-old Eric Jerome approximately 300 yards off shore.
Jerome was brought back to shore and examined by the Ronkonkoma Fire Department. He declined further medical treatment.
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