Photos: Wave sweeps bicyclist off breakwater

Grand Haven breakwater, waves
A woman was swept of the breakwater at Grand Haven by high waves on Sunday. (Aug. 21, 2016)


GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) — When a powerful storm moved through West Michigan, it whipped up Lake Michigan and caused waves to sweep a woman off a breakwater at Grand Haven.

Bob Walma sent 24 Hour News 8 photos of what happened Sunday. The woman and her bicycle were caught up in a wave that crashed over the breakwater. The man she was with pulled her to safety, but both of their bikes ended up in the water.

No one was hurt.

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