Coeur d'Alene man arrested for DUI after driving onto ice of Hayden Lake and breaking through

The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office arrested a 37-year-old man celebrating his birthday Sunday night after deputies say he drunkenly drove out onto the ice of Hayden Lake and broke through.

Deputies were called to Honeysuckle Beach Sunday night for a report of a car sinking into the lake after breaking through the ice. Witnesses say the vehicle had driven onto the lake twice from the boat launch, but was now sinking. 

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We saw it Tuesday night a simple traffic stop turned into a deadly shootout. Trooper Jeff Sevigney with Washington State Patrol knows all too well the dangers that traffic stops present.