Missing boaters in McClellanville return to boat landing

MCCLELLANVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Some boaters who went missing from a boat landing in McClellanville Thursday night has made a safe return to land.

Multiple agencies were searching for an overdue boat Thursday night in McClellanville after the boat never returned to the boat landing.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says family and friends left the boat landing in McClellanville in two separate boats. One of the boats came back to the boat landing, but the other boat carrying four people never returned.

The Charleston Coast Guard says the missing boaters made their way back to land at around 10:10 p.m.

The Department of Natural Resources and the Charleston Coast Guard also assisted in the search and rescue efforts.

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