Coast Guard Cutter to break ice in Saginaw Bay

Coast Guard will conduct ice breaking operations on Friday

Published On: Jan 02 2013 10:47:29 PM EST

The U.S. Coast Guard will start ice-breaking operations in the Saginaw Bay on Friday.

The Coast Guard Cutter Holly Hock, a 225-foot ship, will start the operation later Friday afternoon.

The Coast Guard reminds everyone that ice in this area should be considered unsafe and people should stay clear of the area.