Woman’s Body Found Along I-26 in Orangeburg County

body-found-99.jpgORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) – Orangeburg County sheriff’s deputies continue to investigate after a woman’s body was found along Interstate 26 on April 9.

Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said deputies were called after a motorist reported a suspicious object by the interstate about 8 a.m.  near the U.S. 301 exit.

The victim has been identified as 34-year-old Cassandra Denise Pompey of Orangeburg.

Orangeburg County Coroner Sean Fogle said Pompey was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by a motor vehicle.


Investigators have not ruled out foul play.

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