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Operator of sailboat which capsized identified

| April 5, 2010 9:00 PM

COEUR d'ALENE - The Kootenai County Sheriff's Department on Sunday identified Daryl A. Wilder, 27, of Coeur d'Alene, as the man whose sailboat was capsized Saturday in strong winds on Lake Coeur d'Alene in the area of Higgens Point.

The sheriff's department said Wilder swam 300 feet to shore with the water temperature at 42 degrees. The boat was pulled to a dock and secured.

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