Drowning Sledders Pulled from Freezing Wrightwood Lake

WRIGHTWOOD, Calif. (KTLA) — A day at the snow turned into a rescue operation after a man fell into a frozen lake.

Several people attempted to save the man from drowning, but they also broke through the ice.

After five minutes, nearly a dozen people were in the water.

Bystanders threw ropes and inner tubes to the people in the water.

About 9 minutes later, everyone was pulled safely from the lake. They are all in good condition.

 

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