Coast Guards suspends Helicopter search for missing swimmer in Duck

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Multiple agencies are looking for a missing swimmer in the Town of Duck. 

Officials say at 7:53 a.m., Duck Surf Rescue, Duck Fire and Police, and Dare County EMS were dispatched to the beach access point at Acron Oak Avenue for a swimmer in distress. 

Crews were unable to locate the swimmer upon arrival and a joint air and water search was initiated. The U.S Coast Guard was called to assist in the search but suspended operations on Saturday afternoon.


Duck Surf Rescue lifeguards will continue to respond and investigate the area. 

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