Crews rescue three stuck in marsh near Grays Hill

rlurye@islandpacket.comJanuary 8, 2014 


The Beaufort Water Search and Rescue retrieved three people from a boat stuck in the marsh near the Grays Hill area Wednesday morning.

Crews arrived at the boat landing at Clarendon Plantation about 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, according to Dick Jennings of the search and rescue.

Boats were approaching the three individuals about 10 a.m. and by 11 a.m. the rescue was complete.

One received treatment for cold exposure at the scene, Jennings said.

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and Clarendon Plantation assisted in the rescue.

The Island Packet is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service