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Rescuers find teenager dead in water

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The coroner confirms 17-year-old Hugh Buyck drowned at Tolers Cove Saturday morning when he fell between two boats.

Early Saturday morning a dive team, rescue boats, and other emergency response crews responded to Marsh Harbor Lane near Tolers Cove for a water rescue. 

Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to a call for help after a man fell off a boat and into the water at about 4:17 Saturday morning. Charleston County Rescue Squad, US Coast Guard, Department of Natural Resources and the Charleston County Sheriff's Office Marine Patrol all assisted in the search.

Around 6:00 AM rescuers found the body of the missing 17-year-old.

Teenagers working at the marina said Buyck was a junior at Wando High School, going into his senior year.
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