OCEAN CITY, Md. (WJZ) — Coast Guard officials are currently searching for a 17-year-old who went missing while swimming in Ocean City.

Officials said they received a call from the 911 center around 3:30 p.m. saying the teen went missing while swimming near 112th Street.

A helicopter and 47-foot swimming boat are in the area searching for the teen. They are also working with Natural Resources Police, Ocean City Police and Fire and beach patrol.

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CBS Baltimore Staff