By CBSLA Staff

SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) – A search resumed Thursday morning for a possible swimmer who was reported missing near the Santa Monica Pier.

Aug. 19, 2020. (CBSLA)

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At around 10 p.m Wednesday, a friend reported to a lifeguard tower that the swimmer went missing, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

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L.A. County lifeguards and an LACFD helicopter searched the area, but were unable to locate the swimmer.

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The identity of the missing person was not disclosed. The circumstances of how the person went missing were also not confirmed.