By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Firefighters found themselves waist deep on the waters of Lake Michigan Thursday evening, searching for a swimmer in distress.

The swimmer was off 57th Drive in Hyde Park, near the Museum of Science and Industry.

We are told two other people jumped in trying to help – and they too needed to be rescued.

The latest report indicated that everyone made it out without serious injuries.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff