MENOMONIE Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – The search continued today for a missing swimmer in the Red Cedar River in Menomonie. The Menomonie Police Department says a 9-1-1 call came in reporting a 23-year-old man went under the water while swimming and never came back up.
Tonight, the police identified the man as Louis Adorno Burgos. His friends told police they tried to save him but could not get to him in time.
Multiple agencies responded to Riverside Park just before 3:30 pm Tuesday. Crews continued searching today but were unsuccessful. They will resume tomorrow morning.