Boat secured after distress call near Patriots Point

Boat secured after distress call near Patriots Point

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - A boat has been secured after being pushed against rocks near Patriots Point as it rained Monday morning.

Authorities say a report of an unmanned watercraft in distress came in around 4:35 a.m.

A person was aboard but was sleeping as the boat drifted off, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

Mount Pleasant Police and Charleston County Rescue responded to the scene.

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