- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Authorities have recovered the body of a Sumter man who drowned at Myrtle Beach during the Memorial Day weekend.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard told local media Tuesday that said the death of 20-year-old Erick White was an accident.

White was last seen about 6 p.m. Saturday in the ocean in Myrtle Beach.

Two other men also died while swimming in the area.

Fifty-eight-year-old Young Gwon Go of Charlotte, North Carolina, died after he was pulled from the ocean Sunday afternoon.

The body of 42-year-old man was pulled from the Intracoastal Waterway on Sunday. The man disappeared while swimming with friends.

The coroner’s office is working to notify the victim’s family in Mexico before releasing his name.


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