Father, son die after vehicle breaks through ice


January 27, 2015

OSHKOSH An accident on Lake Winnebago has taken another life.

The Winnebago County Coroner's Office says an 8-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from the icy lake water Sunday. The child's father died shortly after their Jeep broke through the ice about 7 a.m. The victims were from Sussex.

Authorities say the two were on the lake to ice fish when they broke through.


Associated Press