Body of Missing Georgetown County Man Recovered from Black River

The body of a missing Georgetown County man has been recovered from Black River. 21-year-old Michael Hechler was last seen Sunday and reported missing that same day. A search conducted by the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office turned up a family member’s vehicle which was recovered from Black River Monday morning. Hechler’s body was then also discovered yesterday. Damage done to the vehicle has led investigators to believe there may have been an accident at the boat landing. An autopsy has been scheduled.