Emergency crews find missing teens safe along Chattooga River

OCONEE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) — Crews have located a group of missing teenagers along the Chattooga River.

Scott Krein with Oconee County Emergency Management says the four siblings went tubing Friday night.  When they never returned home, rescue crews began searching.

Krein says the teens were found on the water.  They were still trying to get down the river.

The area has very poor, if any, cell service.  Krein says water levels were also higher than normal.

According to Emergency Management, the teens are in the process of being reunited with their parents.

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