SANDUSKY COUNTY (WTOL) - One person is dead after falling through an ice-covered pond on an ATV in Fremont.

The incident happened on Finefrock Road on Sunday night.

The Ballville Fire Department responded to the call that said 2 people in an ATV fell through the an ice-covered pond.

When they arrived to the scene, fire crews found one person out of the water and one person still inside the ATV under the ice.

The fire department says due to the sub-zero temperatures, attempts to rescue the man in the ATV were unsuccessful and he passed away.

Last evening, Ballville Fire responded to a call that involved 2 people in an ATV falling thru an ice covered pond on...

Posted by Ballville Volunteer Fire Department Inc. on Monday, January 21, 2019

The fire department thanks those who assisted at the scene, while condemning those who did not need to be there who were impeding those trying to do their job.