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Lady's Island St. Helena Fire Department rescues man stuck in mud

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The Lady's Island St. Helena Fire Department responded to Harbor Island on Saturday afternoon to a report of a man stuck in the mud between Harbor and Hunting Island.

Firefighters used a Fripp Island Fire Department jet ski and was able to get the man from the mud back to the beach safety.

He was swimming up Johnson Creek and due to the current the man couldn't get back to the beach. Someone on the beach saw him and called 911.

The man was transported to the hospital by emergency services, the extent of his injuries is unknown.

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