Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Tybee Island

Local News
USCG COAST GUARD_1546028346490.jpg_66093022_ver1.0_640_360_1550604296790.jpg.jpg

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. – The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching Tuesday for a 33-year-old man off Tybee Island. 

Officials say the missing man was last seen by his wife swimming off Tybee Island in a wet suit on a body board. 

Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders were notified by Tybee Island Fire and Rescue of a person in the water at 6:38 p.m. on Monday night.

The RB-M crew searched throughout the night and remain on scene. The Coast Guard Cutter Ridley crew and Dolphin helicopter crew are also on scene searching. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

TRENDING HEADLINES