One confirmed dead in Hyco Lake boating incident

One person is dead after what the Person County Sheriff called a boating accident Wednesday.

It happened at Hyco Lake, off of McGhees Mill Road.

Sheriff Dewey Jones said one person is confirmed dead and there could be a second victim. Jones told ABC11 he was en route to the scene.

The incident happened near the Person County-Caswell County line.

The incident remains under investigation.
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