Snowmobilers safe after breaking through ice on Seeley Lake - KFBB.com News, Sports and Weather

Snowmobilers safe after breaking through ice on Seeley Lake

Posted: Updated:
SEELEY LAKE -

Two snowmobilers are safe after breaking through the ice on Seeley Lake over the weekend.

According to the Missoula County Sheriff's Office, both snowmobile drivers were able to get out of the water and walked away from the incident without injuries on Saturday.

The Seeley Swan Search and Rescue team helped pull one of the snowmobiles from the lake Sunday. One snowmobile was completely submerged on the north end of the lake, the other was partially exposed. The partially exposed snowmobile was successfully removed.

Due to safety concerns, the Missoula County Sheriff's office says the other snowmobile will be recovered later in the spring when the ice is gone. 

  • StatewideMore>>

  • Dance-Off held to honor the late Dancing Guy

    Dance-Off held to honor the late Dancing Guy

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-06-21 01:15:40 GMT

    MISSOULA - A week after Ronald Clay Kephart III died doing what he loved - dancing at Caras Park - locals gathered to honor him in the best way they could imagine. 

    MISSOULA - A week after Ronald Clay Kephart III died doing what he loved - dancing at Caras Park - locals gathered to honor him in the best way they could imagine. 

  • Memorial changed in honor of Butte's Capt. Robert Holton

    Memorial changed in honor of Butte's Capt. Robert Holton

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-06-21 00:33:59 GMT

    It's an asterisk that's placed at the end of a very long story for Capt. Robert Holton, a Butte original who was finally laid to rest at home after missing in action for 48 years.

    It's an asterisk that's placed at the end of a very long story for Capt. Robert Holton, a Butte original who was finally laid to rest at home after missing in action for 48 years.

  • Kalispell hospital under investigation for doctor pay

    Kalispell hospital under investigation for doctor pay

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:47:54 GMT

    Kalispell Regional Healthcare is under federal investigation over "compensation to certain physicians" and recently told employees it has set aside $21.5 million for a potential settlement.

    Kalispell Regional Healthcare is under federal investigation over "compensation to certain physicians" and recently told employees it has set aside $21.5 million for a potential settlement.

  • Most Popular

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • VIDEO: Parents, fans brawl during youth softball tournament

    VIDEO: Parents, fans brawl during youth softball tournament

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:21:41 GMT

    KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) - Video shows a brawl that broke out between parents and fans of two North Carolina girls softball teams at a Tennessee park.    The Kingsport Times-News reports the fight happened Saturday in Kingsport during a 12-and-under tournament sponsored by USA Softball.    Todd McLemore with Kingsport's Parks and Recreation Department says a verbal confrontation between two sets of spectators escalated into a chaotic brawl after someone got pushed.

    KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) - Video shows a brawl that broke out between parents and fans of two North Carolina girls softball teams at a Tennessee park.    The Kingsport Times-News reports the fight happened Saturday in Kingsport during a 12-and-under tournament sponsored by USA Softball.    Todd McLemore with Kingsport's Parks and Recreation Department says a verbal confrontation between two sets of spectators escalated into a chaotic brawl after someone got pushed.

  • Woman dies in motorcycle crash near St. Regis

    Woman dies in motorcycle crash near St. Regis

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-06-07 02:38:02 GMT

    A 54-year-old Washington woman died Wednesday night, following a motorcycle crash on interstate-90 near St. Regis. 

    A 54-year-old Washington woman died Wednesday night, following a motorcycle crash on interstate-90 near St. Regis. 

  • Man who drowned in rafting accident in western Montana ID'd

    Man who drowned in rafting accident in western Montana ID'd

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:54:57 GMT

    Authorities have released the name of a man who drowned when his raft overturned on a creek in western Montana.

    Authorities have released the name of a man who drowned when his raft overturned on a creek in western Montana.

  • AMC Theatres unveils $20-a-month rival to MoviePass

    AMC Theatres unveils $20-a-month rival to MoviePass

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:50:57 GMT

    NEW YORK - AMC Theatres, the world's largest movie theater chain, has unveiled a $20-a-month subscription service as a rival the flagging MoviePass.  The theater chain on Wednesday unveiled a new service to its loyalty program, AMC Stubs, allowing subscribers to see up to three movies a week for a monthly fee of $19.95. 

    NEW YORK - AMC Theatres, the world's largest movie theater chain, has unveiled a $20-a-month subscription service as a rival the flagging MoviePass.  The theater chain on Wednesday unveiled a new service to its loyalty program, AMC Stubs, allowing subscribers to see up to three movies a week for a monthly fee of $19.95. 

  • Missoula Sheriff confirms death of local icon "Dancing Guy"

    Missoula Sheriff confirms death of local icon "Dancing Guy"

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:01:46 GMT
    source: YouTubesource: YouTube

    MISSOULA - A beloved local figure died while doing what he was most famous for: dancing at Caras Park. 

    MISSOULA - A beloved local figure died while doing what he was most famous for: dancing at Caras Park. 

Powered by Frankly
Copyright - All content © 2001 - 2018. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.