Saturday, February 7, 2009

Ice fishing….

In Ohio, a large ice floe broke away from the shore of Lake Erie, trapping more than 100 fishermen, some for as long as four hours.

According to the news reports, “Several ships and helicopters from Toledo and Marblehead were sent to rescue people from the floe. The Coast Guard said crews from Michigan, including Detroit, Traverse City and St. Clair Shores, also responded.”

Meanwhile, on the Canadian side of the lake …

Ice FishingB

1 comment:

sassy said...

Sadly, one life was lost - and it didn't have to be that way.

Your pic of the Canadian side of the lake brought a smile to my face.