Tragic River Accident Claims Life of One Teen; Another Teen Miss

Tragic River Accident Claims Life of One Teen; Another Teen Missing

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PASCAGOULA, Miss. -

Search and Rescue crews are looking for a teenager involved in a skiing accident on the Pascagoula River.

One other teenager died in the accident.

The accident happened Sunday on the river near the Highway 90 bridge while the two friends were boogie boarding.

The Jackson County coroner says Caleb Sweeten died after the current pulled both teens under a barge.

The second teen, Brandon Rich, has not been found.

Both students attended Pascagoula High School.

News 5 has a crew in Jackson County, and will have more on this story today on News 5 at 5.

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