Coast Guard, Mason Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Searching for Missing Swimmer in Lake Michigan

Search crews are looking for a missing swimmer in Lake Michigan.

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Coast Guard are currently searching for a missing swimmer in Lake Michigan near Ludington State Park.

The sheriff’s department says eight swimmers were pulled out by the current but only seven were accounted for.

They’re searching for the third, an 18-year-old male described as having a slender build.

The original call came in shortly after 3 Monday afternoon.

This is the second missing swimmer search in the area in the past four days. A 14 year old died after getting lost in the water near Stearns Beach Thursday night.

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