First glimpse of Michigan shipwreck
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:43:43 GMT —
It's been almost a hundred years since the Henry B. Smith freighter sank in Lake Superior. Now a team of shipwreck hunters from Wisconsin and Minnesota believe they have found her not too far from Marquette.
Thirty miles north of Marquette and 500 feet under Lake Superior lies what is believed to be the Henry B. Smith freighter.
News of the discovery has excited people including 80-year-old Joan Hansen, whose grandfather was the chief engineer of the carrier.More on the story from KTVO's sister station WLUC and reporter Jennifer Perez.