Coast Guard: Swimmer missing at Dam Neck Beach

September 13, 2021 GMT

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A 23-year-old man went missing while swimming at Dam Neck Beach, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Officials said the man was last seen going under the surface of the water while swimming on Saturday evening, WAVY-TV reported.

Crews from Coast Guard Station Little Creek, Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, Virginia Beach Fire Department, Virginia Beach Marine Patrol and the Virginia Marine Resources Commission all responded to the incident.

On Sunday evening, the Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Fire Department recovered a body matching the description of the missing man, officials said.