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Body Found on Hilton Head Island

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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office reports a body found Saturday night at Burke's Beach and Folly Field in Hilton Head Island.

Investigators say they found a deceased male around 9:45 pm on the beach, where they believe an accidental drowning occurred. They say no foul play is suspected.

Investigations found that the victim went for a swim, and never returned. Once he was found missing, an acquaintance reported the victim was gone and revealed he had consumed alcohol before he got in the water.

We will continue to bring you details, as they are available.  

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