Coast Guard rescues man from Lake Erie

The U.S. Coast Guard says they rescued a man who drove his all terrain vehicle onto Lake Erie.

The rescue happened around 2:30 am Saturday near Sterling State Park in Monroe County.

The coast guard says after the man drove onto the ice, the ice broke off from shore.

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Rescue crew spotted the man and hoisted him aboard its helicopter.