Swimmer rescued from Green Lake, taken to hospital

The Seattle Fire Department said a bystander reported someone went underwater at Green Lake and never came back up.

SEATTLE — Editor’s note: The above video on water rescue workers urging caution around the water originally aired June 27, 2022.

A 25-year-old man was taken to the hospital in critical condition after he was rescued from Seattle’s Green Lake on Sunday, according to the Seattle Fire Department.

Seattle Fire Department crews responded to Green Lake around noon after a bystander reported someone went underwater and did not surface.

Rescue swimmers were able to locate the man and bring him back to shore for life-saving

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