|WCSI Local News|
When temperatures drop below freezing, deceiving and dangerous icy conditions can form on ponds and lakes that make them unsafe to stand on or walk over.
Columbus Public Safety Spokesman Lt. Matt Myers says the Columbus Fire Department is prepared to conduct rescue missions in icy waters, and has trained extensively over the past two winters with new rescue equipment for the possibility. However, he says these rescues can still be time consuming and dangerous for all parties. With that in mind, Myers has released the following safety tips from the Columbus Fire Department.
If You Fall In
How to Help a Victim
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013 7:13:56 AM
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