Fox Lake Tavern Owner Identified In Crash Through Ice

(Beaver Dam) Authorities have identified the person killed after his vehicle fell through the ice on Beaver Dam Lake Monday morning. Gary T. Ballweg of Fox Lake died at the Hickory Point Road boat launch approximately 20 yards from the shore. The 52-year-old was located around 6:45am and pronounced dead by the Dodge County Medical Examiner. The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office Dive Team searched the surrounding waters near the vehicle but did not locate any other victims. Ballweg was the owner of the Wharf tavern in Fox Lake.