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Search crews find second teen's body

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PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -

Search teams have found the body of Pascagoula High School senior Brandon Rich.

Rich was knee boarding with his friend and teammate, 15-year-old Caleb Sweeten, when both were swept into a current and sucked under a barge.

Sweeten's body was recovered Sunday afternoon, a few hours after the accident, but there was no sign of Rich until Monday afternoon. The accident happened in the Pascagoula River just north of the Highway 90 Bridge.

Watch for more on this breaking news story tonight on WLOX News.

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