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Search continues for possible missing kayaker

FOLLY BEACH, SC (WCSC) - Coast Guard rescue crews and local authorities continue their search efforts for a possible missing kayaker in the Charleston Harbor.

An 18-foot kayak was reported overturned near Morris Island Saturday.

A Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew from Air Facility Charleston, a Coast Guard 25-foot rescue boat crew from Station Charleston and the Charleston County Sheriff's Department were actively searching throughout the Charleston Harbor for the possible missing kayaker yesterday.

There have been no reports of missing persons to local law enforcement personnel or the Coast Guard.

If anyone has information on missing persons or a missing 18-foot red kayak, you are encouraged to contact the Coast Guard Sector Charleston operations center at (843) 740 - 7050. 

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