BREAKING & UPDATED: Authorities Searching for Missing Man in Water in Bethany

Jun 29, 2013 -- 10:14am

11 a.m.:  Delaware State Police and DNREC are at this hour still searching for a man reported to be in the water in Bethany Beach.

Sussex County Emergency Operations Center PIO Joe Hopple says authorities are searching the water from the inlet to the ocean, just south of the Indian River Inlet Bridge.

Sources are telling WGMD that a man was seen struggling in the water this morning but at this hour, Hopple says the man has NOT been seen or recovered by DSP or DNREC.

Developing....

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10 A.M.:  The Sussex County Emergency Operations Center is reporting that crews are searching for a missing man in Bethany Beach right now.

Bethany Police, the U.S. Coast Guard, Delaware State Police and DNREC are searching the water from the inlet to the ocean in Bethany Beach; the area is located just south of the Indian River Inlet Bridge.  

Other sources are telling WGMD News that a body has been recovered; we have NOT confirmed that at this time.

Developing...

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