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Three die in separate accidents on ice in Wisconsin

A Wisconsin man and his 9-year-old daughter died Saturday when their truck broke through the ice on Lake Winnebago according to the Star Tribune and television station KSTP.

According to the Star Tribune, Dan Kleinhans, 44, and his daughter, Savannah Kleinhans died when their vehicle hit a crack in the ice and sank after high winds opened the ice in that area on Tuesday.

KSTP is reporting the father was declared dead at the scene, and the Star Tribune added his daughter died from drowning.

Both reported a second girl, who the Star Tribune is calling a friend of the daughter’s, survived the accident and is in unknown condition at a Milwaukee hospital. KSTP is reporting her condition as serious.

The television station is also reporting an unrelated accident in Superior, where a 37-year-old man died Sunday when his vehicle broke through the ice of the St. Louis River.