Search is on for missing boater in Berkeley County

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BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — Emergency crews are searching for a missing boater in Berkeley County. 

Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol Units are responding to the scene at Canal Lakes Resort in Cross. 

Officials say the occupant of the boat is Jerry Ferneding, 74, of Pinopolis. He was believed to be fishing in the upper lake area. 

Berkeley County Deputies, DNR Officers, Cross Fire Department, Moncks Corner Rural Fire Department and Berkeley County EMS are all assisting with the search. 

Contact your local law enforcement agency if you have seen him. 

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