Swimmer transported to hospital following rescue on Sullivan’s Island

Swimmer transported to hospital following rescue on Sullivan’s Island
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SULLIVAN’S ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - A swimmer was transported to the hospital following a rescue on Sullivan’s Island Wednesday evening.

Town officials say the Sullivan’s Island fire and police departments responded to the area of Station 18 Street and the beach for a water rescue mission at 4:59 p.m.

“On arrival the call was changed to swimmer in distress,” said Town Administrator Andy Benke.

A report states crews rescued the man, and CPR was started on the beach.

He was then transported to a local hospital.

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