64-year-old man drowns off the Isle of Palms


ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) – A 64-year-old man from Tennessee drowned off the Isle of Palms, according to the Charleston County Coroner’s Office.

Charleston County Deputy Coroner Kimberly Rhoton says Dwight Smith died at East Cooper Hospital on Monday, August 30 at 6:29 p.m.

We’re told the call for assistance from emergency personnel came in at 5:30 p.m., Monday.

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