Despite receiving a call that a snowmobile went through the ice on Lake Scugog this morning, a preliminary search of the area uncovered no evidence according to Scugog Fire Chief Mark Berney.
In a social media post, Chief Berney wrote that the fire department, police and paramedics all responded to the call.
“No evidence was found. Police are continuing their investigation,” he wrote.
On Saturday (March 2), Chief Berney noted that snowmobiler had been injured the previous evening after hitting a pressure crack on the lake.
“Don’t become a statistic. Enjoy this winter activity by practicing safe snowmobiling during the day,” he wrote.