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Snowmobiler who died after falling through ice in Barron County identified

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A man killed after his snowmobile fell through the ice on a Barron County lake has been identified as Wayne Haughian, 50, of Haugen.

He was reported missing Tuesday night.

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Searchers found snowmobile tracks that led to a hole in Bear Lake near Haugen.

Divers found Haughian's body late Wednesday morning.

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says the ice is just getting frozen enough to walk on and it was not safe at the place where Haughian was snowmobiling.

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