UPDATE: Crews find body of teenage jet skier in Lake Down

Teen’s friend was rushed to Health Central in Ocoee

UPDATE: Crews find body of teenage jet skier in Lake Down
UPDATE: Crews find body of teenage jet skier in Lake Down

WINDERMERE, Fla. – Crews have found the body of a teenager who fell off a jet ski Thursday night in Lake Down in Windermere, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

The marine unit of the sheriff’s office found the boy’s body around 2:53 p.m. on Friday.

Deputies said no foul play is suspected.

The 17-year-old boy and his friend were on a jet ski around 8:30 p.m. Thursday when they both fell off, according to deputies.

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The friend was rescued, but the teen never resurfaced, according to investigators.

The teen’s friend was taken to Health Central in Ocoee.

Crews searching for missing boater in Lake Down in Windermere
Crews searching for missing boater in Lake Down in Windermere

Their names have not been released.

Check back for updates.


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