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Brothers die after falling through ice

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River Falls, 54022
Hudson Star Observer
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River Falls Wisconsin 2815 Prairie Drive / P.O. Box 25 54022

Two brothers who fell through the ice covering the East Twin River Friday have died. The Manitowoc County coroner says Jimmy Yang, 13, and his brother Larry, 12, were in the river for more than 45 minutes.

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A third boy is reported in stable condition in a Milwaukee hospital.

The brothers were pronounced dead late Friday after doctors couldn't revive them.

The victims had been in Two Rivers for a family reunion. Investigators say the ice was less than 0.5 inch thick where the boys fell through.

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