Rescuers search for swimmer

Beachgoers look on as rescue crews search for a missing swimmer near 24th Ave N in Myrtle Beach.

Myrtle Beach Police Captain David Knipes says police, beach patrol and the Coast Guard are looking for a missing swimmer.

He says about 1 p.m. Wednesday, three men went in the ocean off 24th Avenue North. The water started bringing them out into deeper water. Two of the men were able to swim back to shore with help from rescue team . One of the men didn't. He's said to be an 18-year-old man.

Crews are still searching for the man. Check back to for updates.