'Mrs. Judy Too' still taking on water on Shem Creek

Crews respond to shrimp boat taking on water on Shem Creek

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Crews are still attempting to rid a Shem Creek shrimp boat of water after it was discovered the boat sprang a leak early Tuesday morning. 

Authorities say the shrimp boat, "Mrs. Judy Too," at Magwood Marina on Shem Creek continues to take on water. Pumps have been running for hours in hopes of saving the boat. 

The ship's captain tells a Live 5 photographer on the scene that he is very concerned.

Calls have been placed to the SC Coast Guard. We are waiting to hear back on details regarding the rescue.

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