Category: County Sheriff Press Release
Case Number: 17003581
Date Reported: 03/26/2017
Incident: Ice Conditions
Location: Douglas County
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is warning of extremely unpredictable ice conditions on all lakes in Douglas County. The Sheriff's Office has responded to several reports of ATV's and persons that have broken through thin ice on multiple lakes throughout Douglas County this past week.
Extreme caution must be used if venturing out on the area lakes as the ice conditions can change within a matter of a few feet. If you must go out on the area lakes wear a life jacket and be prepared to do a self-rescue when you fall through the thin ice.
Officer: Sheriff Troy Wolbersen