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Angler who falls through the ice is rescued by neighbor

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An angler who fell overboard and through the ice into Lake Alyssa in rural Erskine, Minn., was pulled to shore safely by a neighbor Wednesday, Nov. 21, the Polk County sheriff's office said.

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Reid Wahlin, 59, was hanging from his boat in the water for about 20 to 30 minutes before a neighbor saw him and helped him. He was treated at the scene by ambulance personnel.

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