Search for missing swimmer suspended for the night

Local - 6/26/2014 11:55 PM by Courtney Rosemond
SUMMERSVILLE - Search efforts for a missing swimmer at Summersville Lake have been called off for the night.

Emergency crews were out looking for a man who entered the water but never came out, Capt. Michael Waugh, with The Division of Natural Resources says on Wednesday at about 2 pm a report was received that a man had entered the water on the upper end of Summersville Lake and not seen again by his friends on the boat, who reported the incident.

Local dive teams, The US Army Corps of Engineers and DNR Officers and deputies from the Nicholas County Sheriff's Department are all helping in the search.


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