Capsized kayakers rescued from Lake Willoughby

Published: Sep. 24, 2023 at 11:22 PM EDT
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WESTMORE, Vt. (WCAX) - Two kayakers were rescued after they found themselves in trouble while out on Lake Willoughby Sunday afternoon.

Vermont State Police and emergency services were called to the lake in Westmore at about 4:15 p.m.

When they got there, they found Dania Dubon, 23, and Kevin Dubon, 19, had capsized in the middle of the lake and were yelling for help.

A private vessel ended up being the first to reach them and they initiated the rescue. The boat’s occupants along with first responders were able to rescue the kayakers and bring them back safely to shore.

Nobody was injured.