The search for a missing kayaker is ongoing in the north metro on Saturday evening.
According to the New Brighton Public Safety, numerous rescue personnel are searching for a kayaker who went missing on the east side of Long Lake in New Brighton. The missing person was not wearing a life jacket, authorities said.
People in the area have been asked to avoid the beach and public boat launch, in addition to requesting that boaters avoid the search area.
New Brighton Public Safety, the Ramsey County Sheriff’s office, Roseville Fire Department, Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota State Patrol are assisting in the search.
No further information has been released.