Divers searching for missing person in Lake Palmer in Windermere

Orange County Fire Rescue officials said the missing person fell off a Jet Ski.

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UPDATE 10:45 p.m. Friday, Aug 20:
Orange County Fire Rescue reported that search-and-rescue operations have been suspended. The scene has been turned over to the Orange County Sheriff's Office for recovery efforts.

Orange County Fire Rescue divers are searching for a missing person in Lake Palmer in Windermere, the agency announced via Twitter at 7:22 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20.

According to the tweet, the missing person fell off a Jet Ski.

Rescue divers are in the water performing search-and-rescue efforts. 



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