WILDWOOD CREST, N.J. (CBS) — The body of 19-year-old Alfred Williams, the swimmer who went missing off the coast of Wildwood, was recovered Saturday morning in the borough of Wildwood Crest.
Williams, who is from Drexel Hill, disappeared in the water Tuesday afternoon in the area of Andrews Avenue.READ MORE: Viewing Underway For Fallen Firefighter Lt. Sean Williamson In South Philadelphia: 'It's A Terrible Tragedy'
It’s believed he got caught in a rip tide.READ MORE: Family, Friends Hold Celebration Of Life Event For Delco Man That Drowned In Wildwood
Officials were able to rescue two other swimmers and a third was able to make it to shore.MORE NEWS: Crews Battle Wildfire At Brendan T Byrne State Forest In New Jersey
The Coast Guard called off the search for Williams Wednesday afternoon.