West Lake and Lake Shore were dispatched around 2:00pm to assist US Coast Guard Station Erie on a report of a missing person in the water off Presque Isle. A missing women who fell off the back of a boat was reported to crews.
West Lake Truck 487 and Boat 498, Engine 483, Chief 480 and Chief 481 response. Due to the incident being in our first due, Chief 480 established command and Chief 490 assumed operations.
Assisting agencies were USCG (Vessel and Helicopter), Lake Shore FD (Boat and Rescue), Fairfield FD (Jet Skis), Fuller Hose (Marine 1), Pa State Police (Trooper and Helicopter), West Ridge FD (Argo), Lake City (Two Boats), MPS (Ambulance), Erie County Sheriffs Dive Team, Presque Isle Lifeguards and DCNR (Rangers and Boat, Game Commission (Boat) and PA Fish and Boat (Boat) and were all involved in search.
Units on scene searched land, air and sea for the missing person.
Search was suspended at 6:18pm.