Crews search Muskegon Lake for missing swimmer

Crews search Muskegon Lake for missing swimmer. File - MGN

MUSKEGON, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Search crews are looking for a missing swimmer in Muskegon Lake.

Muskegon County Sheriff deputies said a person jumped into Muskegon Lake to recover a drifting boat around 2 p.m. Friday.

A witness said they lost sight of the swimmer in the northwest portion of the lake off the shore of Muskegon State Park.

Deputies were able to locate the boat, but no one was on board.

Dive teams and the U.S. Coast Guard are assisting in the search and police are not identifying the missing person.

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