Search and Rescue Crews help stranded boater in Benson Marina

LOGAN — Cache County Search and Rescue teams were called out to the Benson Marina Wednesday morning after a sportsman’s boat capsized. The accident was reported just after 7 a.m.

According to emergency radio traffic, the man’s watercraft flipped over near the boat docks in Cutler Reservoir. He was stranded on a small island in the marsh, north of SR-30.

The man was able to use his cellphone to call 911. He told dispatch operators that he was wet from the waist down but wearing warm clothes. He also stated he was uninjured.

Search and rescue teams along with paramedics responded to the marina to rescue the individual successfully.

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