Missing person found safe at Smith Mountain Lake

Roanoke Valley News

Copyright: Associated Press

SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE, Va. (WFXR) – On Monday morning, a missing person was reported around Smith Mountain Lake.

Law enforcement in the region began a search. Shortly thereafter, Smith Mountain Lake Fireboats joined in the search.

Fireboats 11-8, 11-6 and 11-9 were staffed with volunteers who were aiding in the search for the missing person along the shoreline.

A drone was also brought in to assist in the search which ended happily as the person was safely located.

The identity of the missing person has not been identified.

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