Deputies searching for missing boater on Lake Weir

Published: Jun. 21, 2022 at 10:51 PM EDT
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LAKE WEIR, Fla. (WCJB) - Sheriff’s deputies are searching Lake Weir for a missing boater.

Deputies responded to the Carney Island Recreation and Conservation Area after getting reports of a stranded boat.

They found three children on a boat, who told them a man went into the water and never came out.

Air, marine, and dive teams are helping with the search.

This is considered a possible drowning.

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