Crews find body of missing boater in Ashley River

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police recovered the body of a missing boater Friday morning in the Ashley River near Ryan's Bluff Road in Covington Hills.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office confirmed that the body found Friday is 26-year-old Preston Guysesay, who had been missing since last weekend. Head trauma is listed as the cause of death.

Witnesses say Guysesay fell off a boat at Duncan's Landing and hadn't been seen since.

Copyright WCSC 2011. All rights reserved.