The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the public to keep safety an high priority while boating on lakes and rivers.
The release comes after an Erskine area man was arrested last night on Union Lake. According to a release from the sheriff’s office, Emelian A. Frolov, 23, was arrested for boating while impaired and was transported to Northwest Regional Corrections Center in Crookston. The incident occurred after the sheriff’s office received a report of a reckless boater on the lake around 8PM. According to the report, 7 other people were in the boat at the time.
No injuries reported.