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Hiker found in Congaree National Park, search called off

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HOPKINS, SC (WIS) -

The search for a missing hiker in Congaree National Park has been called off after rescue teams were able to locate that person Sunday night.

Brick Lewis with the Columbia Fire Department says that person was found alive, several miles from the command post.

Sunday evening several agencies were called by park rangers to help in the search, including CFD, Richland County Sheriff's Department, Richland County EMS and the Department of Natural Resources.

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