Published: Jun 25, 2013 4:10 PM EDT

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The body of a swimmer who had gone missing off Cape Canaveral has been recovered.
    
Brevard County Fire-Rescue reports that the search for the 23-year-old man started Tuesday morning and ended several hours later. Lifeguards began by wading through the waves after a woman started screaming for help. Firefighters and a sheriff's helicopter eventually joined the search.
    
Florida Today (http://goo.gl/SDUsc ) reports that the ocean current was drifting northward but that the body was found not too far where the man was last seen thrashing in the water.
    
A medical examiner will determine the cause of death. The man's name wasn't immediately released.
    
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Information from: Florida Today (Melbourne, Fla.), http://www.floridatoday.com

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