Skater found dead 37 feet underwater after group falls through ice at Northern California reservoir

A group of people was skating on a Northern California reservoir when the ice broke and six of them plunged into the frigid water, including one who was later found dead, authorities said. The body of the skater was found 37 feet under the water, CBS Sacramento reports. The group of eight was skating at … Read more

‘Wild Ice’ Skater Gives First-Hand Account Of Deadly Moment Ice Broke And Friends Fell In Sierra County Lake – CBS Sacramento

TRUCKEE (CBS13) – For the first time, we are hearing the terrifying first-hand account from a survivor of that deadly ice skating trip in the Sierra this weekend. The Sierra County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who died as 72-year-old Bill Smallfield of Truckee. READ MORE: ‘Get The Dogs’: Robbers Rush Into South Sacramento … Read more