Fisherman trapped in the ice ... is a dummy

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What kind of dummy would go out on a boating trip in this weather and get stuck in the ice?

That's exactly what went through the mind of the passer-by who noticed the "person" stranded in his ice-bound rowing boat looking in need of a helping hand.

Specialist water rescue teams, a helicopter and two fire engines were scrambled fearing a Christmas tragedy.

Click here to read the humorous report from Britain.