One woman is dead after an ATV went through the ice on Rice Lake in Cohasset on Saturday evening. According to the Itasca County Sheriff’s office, Michael Anthony Gibbons of Duluth and Bernice Elaine Kane of Cohasset, broke through the ice on an ATV.
Gibbons was able to get out of the water and call for help. Kane is believed to have drown. Her body was recovered from the water Sunday afternoon. Ages are not available.
The Itasca County Sheriff’s Office and Itasca County Medical Examiner’s office continues to investigate.
Itasca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Cohasset Fired Department, MEDS-1 Ambulance, Itasca County Search and Rescue, Itasca County Dive Team, Life Link III, and MN State Patrol.