Heart attack caused man to fall overboard


According to Anderson County Deputy Coroner Don McCown, the man who fell from a boat into the Williamston reservoir Friday suffered a heart attack. Terry Keith Fricks, 61, of Pelzer, was fishing when he told his friend he felt ill and then fell overboard. EMS attempted to resuscitate Fricks when he was brought to shore in the Shorebrook subdivision in Williamston. He was transported by ambulance to Greenville Memorial Hospital around 4 p.m. where he was pronounced dead.

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EMS responds to Williamston reservoir