Tulare County deputies join search for man last seen at lake in Tuolumne County
TUOLUMNE COUNTY, Calif. (FOX26) —
The Tulare County Sheriff's Office Boating Unit is helping in the search of a man who might have drowned in a lake in Tuolumne County.
According to the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office, someone called to report a 58-year-old man drowned in New Melones Lake.
The Merced County Sheriff's Office also helped with the search with additional sonar and camera equipment.
The Tulare County Sheriff's Office joined in the search efforts Monday morning.
Due to the the lack of visibility and depth in the water, which can be up to 400 feet at times, boating units are using the help of sonar and remotely operated underwater vehicles for the search.