EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — Authorities say a search is on for three young men from Sacramento who were last seen being swept into the Cosumnes River.
The men were last seen on Thursday afternoon in the North Fork of the Cosumnes River at the Happy Valley Cut Off, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office says.READ MORE: Creepy Crawler: Police Search For Prowler Caught On Home Surveillance In Vacaville
Exactly what led up to the men being swept into the water is unclear.READ MORE: ‘First Of Their Kind’: Swift Water Lifeguards Now Stationed At Auburn State Recreation Area
Deputies, a dive team, a helicopter and multiple fire and rescue crews responded and searched for the men but came up empty on Thursday.
Dive team units are were back out on the water Friday morning continuing their search for the men.MORE NEWS: Pet Owners Warned To Avoid Walking Dogs In High Heat
The names of the men have not been released at this point, but deputies say they are two 20-year-olds and a 24-year-old. All three are residents of Sacramento.