A colleague was able to finally rescue the 51-year-old from the water. He had to be resuscitated on site. After the emergency medical service at the lake, the firefighter diver was taken to a specialized clinic. He is now out of danger.

Search for Missing Person
Rescue divers are currently at the Six Lakes Plateau searching for a missing man. A 31-year-old man went missing on Tuesday evening in the Wildförstersee after a rubber boat with several people on board capsized.
The other occupants were able to reach the shore and alerted the emergency services. The fire department, police, and DLRG searched for the missing person in the evening with drones and divers, but had to abort the search due to the stormy weather and darkness.
Counselors are taking care of relatives
On Wednesday morning, emergency services resumed the search, but so far without success. Rescuers believe the man is no longer alive. The search has been unsuccessful and has been called off. According to the fire department, counselors are taking care of the relatives. The exact circumstances of the accident are still unclear.

Additional Insights:
It is important to note that water rescue operations are complex and dangerous. Rescue divers put their lives at risk to save others, and accidents like the one in Duisburg highlight the risks involved in these operations. The coordination between different emergency services is crucial in such situations to ensure a swift and effective response.

Furthermore, the emotional toll on the families and loved ones of missing persons cannot be overstated. The support provided by counselors and mental health professionals is essential in helping them cope with the uncertainty and grief surrounding the disappearance of their loved ones.

Overall, incidents like these serve as a reminder of the bravery and dedication of emergency responders who work tirelessly to ensure the safety and well-being of the community. It is important to recognize and appreciate their efforts in challenging and high-pressure situations.