Search for missing teen in Schuylkill River

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Berks County crews are combing the Schuylkill River for a missing swimmer.

Witnesses report that at around 2:30 p.m. two teens jumped into the river near South 1st and Chestnut streets in West Reading.

One teen was able to get out of the water, the other did not.

The search has been called off for the night.

It is now a recovery effort.

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