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3 Indian-Americans Die After Falling Through Ice In Frozen US Lake

According to a statement released by officials with CCSO, "deputies stationed at a substation in the area were called to the lake after two men and a woman were walking on the frozen lake and fell through the ice."

Washington: In a disastrous occurrence, three Indian nationals, including a lady, have suffocated after they fell through the ice while strolling on a frozen lake in the US territory of Arizona.

The occurrence happened on December 26 at 3:35 PM at Woods Gulch Lake in Coconino Region, Arizona.

“The missing men are found departed and recognized as Narayana Muddana, 49 and Gokul Mediseti, 47. The female casualty has been distinguished as Haritha Muddana (age obscure). The three casualties lived in Chandler, Arizona and are initially from India,” Coconino Region Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) said in a proclamation on Tuesday.

Chandler is a suburb of Phoenix.

Authorities said they had the option to pull Haritha from the water before long and directed life-saving measures yet were fruitless and she kicked the bucket at the scene, it said.

Teams then, at that point, started looking for Narayana and Mediseti, who had additionally fallen into the lake. The two men were found dead on Tuesday evening, the sheriff’s office said.

Every one of the three bodies have been recuperated.

As per an assertion delivered by authorities with CCSO, “representatives positioned at a substation in the space were called to the lake after two men and a lady were strolling on the frozen lake and fell through the ice.”