Another person has disappeared at Lake Mead

 LAKE MEAD, Nev. -- Park rangers are searching for a man who disappeared while swimming north of Callville Bay Marina on Lake Mead.

According to witnesses, the man jumped from a houseboat to swim to shore with a group of people just before noon Tuesday. He has not been seen since.  Metro's Search and Rescue dive team has been requested to help in the search. The team's air unit did not find anyone, when it flew over the scene.

This is now the third active search going on at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Rangers and Metro Police are looking for a 53-year-old Las Vegas man who was reported missing just before noon Sunday south of Willow Beach on Lake Mohave. They are also looking for a 25-year-old Las Vegas man who disappeared just before 2:30 p.m. Sunday near the Boulder Islands on Lake Mead.

Both men jumped off boats to go swimming and neither of them were wearing life jackets.


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