Man trapped under ice rescued by Grandview police officers

KMBZ News Staff
January 03, 2019 - 2:57 pm

Grandview, MO - A 59-year-old man is hospitalized in serious condition after falling through ice on a pond around 10:20 this morning in the 800 block of Lakeview Drive in Grandview, near I-49 and 135th.

A 911 call alerted police and firefighters that the man had fallen through.   

According to Grandview PD spokesman Sgt. Dean Van Winkle, officers found the man trapped under the ice. They broke through and pulled the man from the water and began life saving efforts.

The man was taken to a hospital, and at latest word is in a serious condition.

Van Winkle says it appears the man was walking along the shore of the pond and accidentally fell in.

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