Walking on Thin Ice

Thin ice

When you fall through the ice, you hit the near-freezing water, gasping for air from the cold shock. And soon, you start to hyperventilate, losing mobility in your arms and legs! Monday at 6, WSBT 22 First Alert Meteorologist Ed Russo is speaking with cold water experts. What happens to our bodies once cold shock sets in?

There are several tips experts want you to know about. From how to control your breathing to knowing if the ice you're stepping on is safe ice, WSBT 22 is looking into what you can do to keep yourself -- and your family -- safe!

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