UPDATE with name of victim, charges: Thin Ice Claims Another Life

Man was trying to help others out of the water

UPDATE OPP have identified the deceased as 48 year old Brent David Fisher of Innisfil; a 50 year old Innisfil man has been charged with Driving While Ability Impaired.

Another snowmobiler has died in icy water in our region. OPP say four sledders were on two machines last night on Georgian bay off Victoria Harbour. One sled went through the ice and one of the riders from the other sled wound up in the water when he went to assist. He was unable to climb back out. The three others made it to shore. Names have not been released.