Incident Type: 
Lake Rescue
Friday, April 14, 2023 - 9:20am
3600 Lake Mendota Dr
Shorewood Hills, WI 53705

At approximately 9:20 am the Madison Fire Department’s water rescue team responded to Lake Mendota for a report of a missing diver. With coordinated assistance from Dane County Sheriff’s Marine enforcement boat patrol, the Dane County communication center, Shorewood Hills, and UW Police departments the diver was quickly located, returned to the surface and transported to the shore where received medical care. No further update on the medical condition of the diver is available at this time.

Posted 04/14/2023 - 11:40am

Scott Strassburg, Fire Prevention Officer IV, 608-243-0180,