Construction vehicle gets stuck at beach


One of two front-end loaders working on the waterfront near Church Street to ready Evanston's beaches for the summer season backed a little too far into the water this morning and got stuck.

Evanston Now reader Eliza Wilmerding captured the scene and Amanda Herman sent the photo in to us.

And 20-month-old Oliver Wilmerding spent part of his morning dreaming up plans for how to pull the stranded vehicle back out of the water.


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