DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines Police Department and the Des Moines Fire Department are searching for an 11-year-old girl who went missing in the Raccoon River Wednesday evening.

According to a press release, the Des Moines Police Department and the Des Moines Fire Department responded to the Raccoon River, north of the 6000 block of Creston Ave. at around 5:57 p.m. on a report of a young child going under water and never resurfacing.

First responders said the girl had been on the water on an inflatable raft with two other children. The 11-year-old went missing after she got off the raft and went into the water.

The Des Moines Fire Department Water Emergency Team (WET) was deployed to search the river, but the child has not yet been found.