Body of missing kayaker found near the Peachtree Landing

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SOCASTEE, SC (WBTW) – The body of a kayaker that went missing on November 7 has been found.

According to the Horry County Coroner’s Office, the body of 37-year-old Wade Barnes was recovered from the Waccamaw River on Friday, not far from Peachtree Landing. His body was recovered by SC-DNR officers.

The Coroner’s Office has ruled his death as an accidental drowning.

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