A Hardin Park student went missing briefly on Wednesday.

The Watauga Democrat reports that around 11 am, law enforcement conducted a search for a third grade student who went missing.

According to the report, Boone Police Department, Watauga County Sheriff's Department, Boone Fire Department, Watauga County Emergency Management and school staff conducted a search in the vicinity of the school and quickly found the student nearby.

Watauga County Schools Superintendent Scott Elliott thanked those who had taken part in the search, and praised the quick and diligent work of law enforcement, fire and EMS officials.