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Cheboygan County Man Falls Through Thin Ice, Hopes Others Can Learn From His Mistake

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A Cheboygan County man thought he was safe to go on the ice, but he got a cold surprise when it didn't hold him.

Michael Beuerle took a dip when he and his 4-wheeler went through the ice.

His neighbor Raymond Rathbun rescued him.

The ice fishing accident happened around 4:30 p.m., Monday, in the canal leading into Black Lake.

9&10 News first told you of this thin ice incident Monday, and today, we talked to the man involved.

9&10's Christina Vecchioni and photojournalist Eric Davis have more details on what he hopes others will take away from his mistake.