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Emergency workers head out on the ice Tuesday on an air cushion craft and by foot to investigate a fish house that fell through the ice on Foot Lake near Robbins Island in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Ice house sinks through the ice this morning on Foot Lake in Willmar, MInn.

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An ice house sank into Foot Lake near Robins Island late this morning and became almost totally submerged.

Willmar Fire and Rescue Department personnel responded to the scene to confirm that no one was in the ice house.


With the warm temperatures, authorities are warning people to be aware of the ice thickness and to use necessary precautions.

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