EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — The El Dorado County Sheriff’s office is looking for three men who went into the water in a remote area Thursday afternoon.
Deputies say the incident happened at Happy Valley Road Cutoff Road and Mt. Aukum Road.READ MORE: VIDEO: Drone Helps West Sacramento Police Find Suspect Who Allegedly Put Gun To Person’s Head
Fire crews and CHP copter are all assisting in this operation. Deputies are searching in Camp Creek, which is part of the Cosumnes River system.READ MORE: Gov. Newsom Announces ‘California Dream Vacations’ COVID-19 Vaccine Initiative
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As of 9 p.m. Thursday, the sheriff’s office said the three men are still missing.