MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) — A search is scheduled to resume Tuesday for the body of a man whose ATV broke through the ice at Lake Ponderosa.
Montezuma Fire Chief Chris Widmer told The Des Moines Register (http://dmreg.co/1djKu6S ) that members of the Midwest Regional Dive Team searched from noon until 5 p.m. Monday.
Rescue crews have drilled holes in the ice and inserted cameras. They’ve found the ATV and fishing hut of 57-year-old David Hartke, but not his body.
Widmer says Hartke, of Grundy Center, and a friend were ice fishing on Saturday evening when Hartke and his vehicle broke through the ice. Lake Ponderosa sits west of Montezuma in central Iowa.
Information from: The Des Moines Register, http://www.desmoinesregister.com