PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — Officials plan to use a remote operated vehicle as part of the ongoing search for a 19-year-old man who disappeared in the St. Clair River during the annual Float Down event on the U.S.-Canada border waterway.
The Times Herald reports (http://bwne.ws/1pXSsKF ) the St. Clair County sheriff's dive team is to deploy the camera-equipped vehicle on Tuesday.
The sheriff's office and the U.S. Coast Guard is looking for Brady Morton, of Fenton, who went missing Sunday.
According to officials, Morton was floating with a group of about 40 people when he left his raft to go swimming. His friends say he never came back.
People in tubes and rafts entered the river Sunday at Lighthouse Beach in Port Huron, 55 miles northeast of Detroit. They exited at Chrysler Beach in Marysville.
Information from: Times Herald, http://www.thetimesherald.com