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Man dies after falling into frozen Timber Lake

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The Lenawee County Sheriff's Office confirms that a man drowned after falling into Timber Lake in Cambridge Township.

Emergency crews rushed to the scene Thursday afternoon. Sheriff's deputies say two men were ice fishing on Timber Lake when they both fell into the frigid water.

When crews arrived, Gerald Smith, 52, was out of the water. He was taken by air ambulance to Toledo Hospital.

Michael James Shofstell, 52, was still in the lake. He was taken to Allegiance Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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