Body of man recovered from pond

CREATED Dec. 12, 2012

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BRIDGE CREEK, Wis. (AP) -- A dive team in Eau Claire County has recovered a man's body from a pond near Augusta.

Sheriff's officials say they got a call about 7 p.m. Tuesday about a missing family member.

The caller feared the family member might have broken through thin ice on a pond behind their farm in the Town of Bridge Creek.

WEAU-TV (http://bit.ly/TUwcSz ) reports crews searched the pond and divers recovered the body about 8 p.m.

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Information from: WEAU-TV, http://www.weau.com