Monday afternoon, 10 yr old Hannah Harris from Lansing was using a paddle board North of Charles Mears State Park and Pentwater Pier when she fell into the water. According to a press release from the Oceana County Sherriff's Office, an emergency call was made at 3:47p.m. Hannah was located approximately a half hour later while first responders were still on their way. Pentwater Police Officer Schultz was the first on scene and began CPR. Several other agencies responded to the scene to assist although they were unable to revive Hannah. She was not wearing a life jacket.
Agencies involved included Pentwater Police, Pentwater Fire, Pentwater First Responders, Oceana E.M.S., Michigan D.N.R., State Police, Oceana County Sheriff's, Oceana County Victim's Assistance Advocates.