TRUCKEE (CBS13) – A recovery effort is underway to try and find an 11-year-old boy who fell into the water after his canoe capsized.
The Sierra County Sheriff’s Office says two boys were on the canoe at the Stampede Reservoir early Monday afternoon. Neither boy was wearing a life vest, deputies say.READ MORE: 'Hate Seeing Animals Go Through That': Panicked Pup Finally Rescued After Months Running
At some point, the winds picked up and the boys’ canoe capsized.READ MORE: Unmasked Crowd At Yuba City High School Basketball Game Leads to School District Investigation
The 14-year-old boy managed to get out of the water safely, but the 11-year-old briefly resurfaced and has not been seen since.
Multiple agencies responded to search the lake surface and shoreline, but so far the boy has not been found.MORE NEWS: 'One Chip Challenge': Social Media Trend Involving Spicy Chips Lands Lodi Students In Emergency Room
Tuesday, crews – including dive teams – will be out on the lake again. Stampede Reservoir is closed to the public until the boy is recovered, authorities say.