La Crete man missing after tractor goes through river ice.

CARCAJOU — A La Crete man is currently missing, after his tractor fell through the ice on the Peace River.

High Level RCMP responded to a report of the male who went through the ice near Carcajou, alongside La Crete Fire and Rescue and the Manning Fire Department on April 2nd.

The 64-year-old resident of La Crete had been on a small tractor, with family members driving behind him on pick-up trucks. The tractor made it 3/4  of the way across the Peace River when it disappeared into the water.

The man did not resurface, and has yet to be located.

The office of the chief medical examiners officer has been contacted.

The man’s family has been notified of the situation, and names will not be released at this time.

 

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