Loogootee man dies in ice fishing accident


An ice fishing accident claims the life of a Loogootee man.

It happened on Friday night in Cannelburg.

Daviess County Sheriff’s Deputies, Indiana Conservation Officers, as well as fire and medical personnel were dispatched to the location.

When they arrived, they found 55-year-old Roger Williams had fallen through the ice.

Fire units pulled Williams from the water.

The Daviess County Coroner’s Office pronounced him dead at the scene.

Indiana Conservation Officers are handling the investigation.

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