Ice fishing shanty on lake during propane lantern explosion wasn’t “property”

December 14, 2016

  • 272 Negligence
  • 272XVII Premises Liability
  • 272XVII(F) Recreational Use Doctrine and Statutes
  • 272k1194 Property, conditions, activities and persons covered

12-14-16Portable ice fishing shanty located on waters of frozen lake at time of propane lantern explosion, which gave rise to negligence action against shanty owner, was not “property,” for purposes of recreational immunity statute.

Doane v. Helenville Mut. Ins. Co., 575 N.W.2d 734 (Wis.App., 1998)