UPDATE: Search suspended for reported swimmer in distress at Myrtle Beach State Park

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Crews have suspended their search for a reported missing swimmer that started shortly before 3 p.m. Friday. at the Myrtle Beach State Park.

According to information from Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue Lt. Jon Evans, calls came in about a possible missing kite boarder.

Both a Horry County jet ski and a banner plane was used in the search.

At this time, it is not clear if someone was rescued, or if it was a false alarm.

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