The Krasnoyarsk Territory Rescue Service reported the incident at the reservoir of the Krasnoyarsk hydroelectric power station near the village of Daurskoye, Balakhtinsky district.
On Thursday, the passenger car fell through the ice and sank. A 38-year-old man managed to get out of the car, a 40-year-old woman died.
According to information from the regional department of the UK, the spouses who decided to cross the frozen sea were in the car. According to investigators, the car hit a hole and began to sink.
“The man got out on the ice, ran to the nearest base and reported the incident,” the department said.
The body has not yet been found. “Today, a diving group of the Divnogorsk search and rescue detachment with special equipment went to the water zone of the Krasnoyarsk reservoir in search of the body of a woman,” rescuers reported on December 23.
Law enforcement officers are checking.