Crews search for missing ice fisherman near Orwell

Divers found a missing ice fisherman's pickup truck in Lake Champlain late Tuesday afternoon. But Lee Wiktorski was not with the truck.

Authorities say Wiktorski, 61, of Benson, was fishing on the lake near Orwell Monday and did not return. A search was launched after he was reported missing by a relative late Monday.

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Crews discovered Wiktorski's belongings on the ice Tuesday morning. And late Tuesday afternoon, divers discovered Wiktorski's silver pickup in about 22 feet of water. Vermont State Police say the pickup was empty and Wiktorski was not found...

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Source: WCAX


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