TX: Weather: Duck hunting lands man in hospital
January 27, 2014
A man who reportedly fell into the icy water of Century Lake
Saturday morning was sent to the local hospital for treatment of
The local game warden discovered a man slumped
over in a vehicle at Century Lake. The man was said to be wet,
discolored and shivering hard. He was dangerously cold to the touch,
and the game warden requested EMS as he believed the man to likely
be suffering from hypothermia, according to reports.
County Emergency Medical Services personnel responded at the lake on
County Road 4703 and transported the man to the hospital, with
The man was believed to have gone
from a boat into the frigid icy water while retrieving a duck. He
hit a “drop off” and struggled to stay afloat.
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