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Search for missing swimmer in Mississippi River near Hidden Falls Regional Park

The search was activated around 7:40 p.m. Tuesday.
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Search teams were actively looking for a missing swimmer Tuesday night on the Mississippi River near Hidden Falls Regional Park in St. Paul. 

The Minnesota Air Rescue Team (MART) confirmed that it was assisting the St. Paul Fire Department and Ramsey County water patrol and that the search was ongoing. 

According to KSTP, authorities were alerted to a possible drowning around 7:40 p.m., with the TV station reporting that "multiple witnesses saw the event take place." 

No further information has been released and this remains a developing story.  

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