Coast Guard searches for missing man

GREEN POND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Coast Guard along with the Department of Natural Resources are searching for a man who went missing in the Ashepoo River.

Officials say, the man jumped off his boat to go for a swim near St. Helena Sound around 3 a.m. Sunday.

Search and rescue efforts are still underway by the Coast Guard and DNR.

The identity of the missing man has not been released.

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