Lake Champlain Ice Fisherman Found Dead

One Dead in Sakonnet River Canoe Accident
Teacher Island off Rockport, MA

Burlington Free Press: A Swanton [VT] man was found dead Sunday [Feb. 14] on an iced-over Lake Champlain about 100 to 150 yards from his truck, which had sunk through the ice, Swanton police said.

William Fournier, 23, had been ice fishing with friends in the Campbell’s Bay area on Saturday, police said. Vermont State Police divers responded to the scene the next day when Fournier’s truck was found submerged.

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