Boy averts trouble at lake
Youth rescued after falling through ice
A Grand Junction boy was pulled from a cold lake on the Redlands unharmed after falling through the ice Sunday afternoon, according to the Grand Junction Fire Department.
Neighbors pulled the boy to safety before the Fire Department arrived Shadow Lake, which is at the intersection of Shadow Lake Drive and Mariposa Drive.
The boy, whose was believed to be 12 to 14 years old, fell through the ice between 5 and 5:30 p.m. According to the Fire Department, he and a friend had walked out onto the ice when the boy fell through.
He was not taken to the hospital, the Fire Department said.
The boy fell in near a sign warning of the dangers of the ice on Shadow Lake.