• Divers search for 55-year-old man in Spanaway Lake


    SPANAWAY, Wash. - A dive team is looking for the body of a 55-year-old man in Spanaway Lake, authorities said.

    According to Central Pierce Fire and Rescue, a man was reported missing just before 4 p.m. Sunday. 

    Fire officials said the man was on an inner tube that was being pulled by a boat.  

    The man had been wearing a life jacket, but it slipped off.

    Firefighters ended their search for the man and handed the recovery operation over to a dive team with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office. 

    The dive team will use specialized equipment to help with the search.

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