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Wadmalaw Island man drowns near Lake Moultrie

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

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BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A Wadmalaw Island man is dead after wading near Lake Moultrie at Bonneau Beach.

Emergency crews from Berkeley County and the Lake Moultrie Fire Department arrived at Bonneau Beach around 6pm Sunday.

According to Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Salisbury, Raymond Stanley, 23, stepped into a hole and went down. Bystanders were able to locate him, and pulled him to shore, but he later died at a local hospital.

Salisbury investigated Stanley's death and has ruled it an accidental drowning.

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