SUAMICO (WKOW) -- After their truck fell into the bay of Green Bay Tuesday morning, two ice fishermen are safe.
Tom Patzke tells WLUK-TV he and his friend were driving on the ice when they "hit a wet spot." The truck was half-submerged in only a few feet of water about a mile offshore from Sunset Beach Park in Suamico.
It was tough for rescue crews to find the men because of foggy conditions and poor visibility. The two fishermen couldn't see the shore in the fog. Rescuers used sirens and lights on their squad cars to direct the men back to shore, according to Brown County Deputy Sheriff Scott Priebe. No one was hurt.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2013 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Program Manager Jessica Miller at 608-661-2794. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at firstname.lastname@example.org.