February 12, 2013

Crews search for missing boater on Lake Lanier

Associated Press

CUMMING — Rescuers are searching for a missing boater on Lake Lanier northeast of Atlanta.

Authorities say the man was last seen fishing from his boat near Lanier Beach South on Monday night.

WAGA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/XyuBzZ) that his boat was recovered late Monday, but there’s been no sign of the man, who is in his 40s.

Members of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Forsyth County Fire Department, Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office and the Corps of Engineers are searching for the missing man.

Few other details were immediately available Tuesday morning.


Information from: WAGA-TV, http://www.myfoxatlanta.com