Man Dies After Falling Through Ice
December 22, 2009
Sgt. Kerry Porter Phone: (608) 284-6155 FAX: (608) 284-6043
Dane County Sheriff’s Office Marine and Trail Enforcement personnel also responded to assist with the rescue efforts. It was determined the victim had been “ice sailing” and went through the thin ice into open water.
The man was transported to UW Hospital where resuscitation efforts continued. At 5:44 p.m. the victim was pronounced deceased.
The man’s name is not being released pending the notification of relatives.