Matt Roman got pulled out about 200 yards from the shore today when he was fishing at Avonia Beach Park in Fairview.
Fortunately he had a cell phone on him and was able to call 9-1-1.
The Coast Guard plus West Lake, Lake City and Fairview departments responded to the call.
Lake City deployed its boat and went to rescue Roman.
He says it was a terrifying moment as the piece of ice he was on started to shrink.
He made it back to shore without injury and was thankful for those who helped him.
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