Man transported to the hospital after found floating in water in Colleton County

Man transported to the hospital after found floating in water in Colleton County

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Emergency officials say a man was found floating in the water Monday afternoon in Colleton County.

Authorities responded to the area of 26668 Augusta Highway for a possible drowning.

Officials say at 3:59 p.m. a 29-year-old man was found floating in the water.

The victim was transported to Colleton Medical Center.

According to authorities, the victim is a sand mine worker who was working on a drudge by himself.

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