April 25 (UPI) -- A Michigan beach was closed when an excavator trying to retrieve a bulldozer that fell into Lake Michigan ended up in the same predicament.
Grand Haven Public Safety officials said the bulldozer was attempting to remove a fallen tree from the beach at Grand Haven State Park when it became stuck in the water about 1 p.m. Monday.
An excavator brought in to retrieve the bulldozer also ended up stuck in the water, officials said.
The bulldozer was finally removed from the water about 4 p.m., and the excavator was freed about 6:15 p.m.
Police said a small oil leak from the bulldozer was being contained.