Posted: Aug 26, 2013 6:47 PM by MTN News
Two boaters on two separate lakes have gone missing this weekend.
The first is a 69-year-old man from Great Falls who went missing Friday while on Placid Lake
According to reports, DelRay Saeman was taking his motor boat out on the water to do mechanical work Friday afternoon.
The boat was later found drifting towards shore, but no one was inside.
Search and rescue crews spent the weekend looking for Saeman.
The Missoula County Sheriff's office said thus far, search efforts have been unsuccessful in locating him in the area.
Meanwhile, the search for a missing Huson man on Flathead Lake has now turned into a recovery mission.The Lake County Sheriff's office said 36-year-old Nathan Bird was reported missing Sunday, when his two dogs were found along with his boat near Finley Point.
Public Information Officer Karen Sargeant said they searched the last two days in the Narrows area between Finley Point and Kings Point.
Foul play is not suspected as the investigation continues.