UPDATE: State Park Ranger Eric Stucki will handle PIO Calls from media: 801-201-2402
Contact: PIO-Sgt. Susan Poulsen Date: December 23, 2013
News Release: Hunter Falls Through Ice at Antelope Island Causeway
The Davis County Sheriff’s Office received a call today from the Antelope Island Park Ranger who stated that a man had fallen through the ice by the Antelope Island Causeway Bridge. The ranger stated he could see a man struggling in the water and requested help from Search and Rescue and other rescue equipment.
Search and Rescue and the Hovercraft, deputies and an ambulance all went en route to the location. A deputy arrived on scene and it was shortly afterward that information was given that the hunter had been extricated from the icy water. His condition is not known at this time, but he is being evaluated by paramedics and ambulance personnel on scene at this time.