Couple rescued after boat overturned in Central Park

May 16, 2013 7:24:13 PM PDT
A Boathouse employee in Central Park had to rescue a couple whose boat overturned on Thursday.

Police say a man and woman were reaching for an oar that fell in the water when they overturned.

The boat flipped, dumping the couple into the lake.

A boathouse employee rowed out to the couple with a police officer and brought them to shore.

The couple was evaluated by paramedics in the park, but were not taken to the hospital.