Man missing after boating accident at Lake Hartwell, DNR says

Search for missing boater at Lake Hartwell

ANDERSON CO., S.C. (WSPA) – The search for a man who is missing after a boating accident that happened in the southern point of Lake Hartwell, according to officials with SC DNR.

The accident occurred at the Singing Pines recreation area in Anderson County, near the dam, on Saturday, SC DNR says.

They say a man and his wife were boating on the lake when a storm came up and they were thrown out of the boat.

A passing boat picked up the woman, DNR says.

The man has not been found.

DNR officers from SC and GA, along with other rescue crews, responded to the scene.

The search has been suspended as of 10:45 p.m. Saturday.

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