CHARDON, OH (WOIO) - The U.S. Coast Guard Grand River Post confirms to 19 Action News that a firefighter crashed his boat while drinking out on Lake Erie.
According to Coast Guard Officer Wilson, Jason Gladwell of the Chardon Fire Department ran his boat into a breakwall around 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
Gladwell was cited for drinking while boating, his boat was towed off the breakwall Sunday morning.
There were five passengers onboard.
All five declined medical treatment.