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Several guests at a weekend fishing tournament on Lake Winnebago in Wisconsin decided to leave their cars on the "frozen" lake when they couldn't find parking.

Bad idea.

Turns out the thin ice was unable to hold so many heavy cars parked tightly together and, soon enough, the lake swallowed 36 of them, 18 of which were fully submerged.

Check out the clip above to see for yourself. Fortunately, no one was actually in the cars when they sank, so there were no injuries, but we're sure some of the drivers are in for some serious financial hurt in the very near future.



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      • 3 Years Ago
      Wisconsin you frkn idiot
      barbara
      • 3 Years Ago
      Well, there is at least 36 Stupid people in the world.
      Mark
      • 3 Years Ago
      The Brain Drain got to Wisconsin. The youngest and smartest moving south and west. All thats left are the cheese eating, beer drinking old fart bad drivers...lol
      BOB
      • 3 Years Ago
      We should have 2to3 feet on the lakes but guess what? Not even an inch.
      nanq5128
      • 3 Years Ago
      How stupid!!!
      Evelyn
      • 3 Years Ago
      This is one of those priceless moments. The scariest part though is that you had 36 of the dumbest people on the planet in one place at the same time. Clue here?
      • 3 Years Ago
      To those die hards out there---"Nothing" beats a good day of fishing!!
      Scott
      • 3 Years Ago
      In New Hampshire we create a runway and land airplanes on lake Winnipesaukee. I'm not sure about this year though, we've had a lot of unusual 50 degree days this February and one 60 degree day. We've also had close to zero snow all winter.
      • 3 Years Ago
      My friend told me MillionaireLoveLinks.C/O/M. It's the place where you can meet millionaires, who are searching for their special someone. (@^_^@) Did she really say that Lake Winnebago was 5 hours WEST of the Twin Cities?!? She is a reporter, correct? Isn't that something that she should've fact checked if she didn't know which direction it was in?!? Just saying....
      • 3 Years Ago
      This will be the 1st and last "Scot t Walkers invitational fishing tournament"
      • 3 Years Ago
      Scott Walker 1st and last Invitational fishing tourament
      medstatdenver
      • 3 Years Ago
      Wow. What dummies. Park more distant and walk. It's OK to walk. Good, freexercise.
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