3 found dead in submerged car near Johns Island
Thu, 12 Sep 2013 15:00:33 GMT —
JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) -- Investigators say three people have been found dead in a car found submerged in the Stono River in Charleston County.
Authorities said someone reported a wrecked car in the river at the state Highway 700 bridge near Johns Island around 7:45 a.m. Thursday.
Rescuers found three bodies in the vehicle. Dive teams have been called to search the water around the car.
Sheriff's deputies have not released any additional information.