1 killed in Mongolia after truck falls into frozen lake

Source: Xinhua| 2019-12-02 14:16:23|Editor: zh
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ULAN BATOR, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- A man was killed after his truck fell through into the frozen Dayan Lake in western Mongolia on Sunday morning, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said Monday.

"A total of 62 local rescuers and residents retrieved the body of the 25-year-old driver from the lake on Sunday evening," the NEMA said in a statement, warning caution while driving on any frozen lake.

Dayan Lake is located in Sagsai district of the western Bayan-Ulgii Province, with the average depth being 2.3 meters and the maximum depth 4 meters.

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