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LCSD investigating death at former SC rest area

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department says officials are in the early stages of investigating the death of a man whose body was found at a former rest area off of I-20 between mile markers 48 and 49. Officials say the man’s body was found along the edge of the woods in the rest area. We will provide…

Autopsy Set for Body of Missing Boater Found on Lake Murray

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–An autopsy is scheduled for later this week on the body of a boater missing for nearly a week. His body was found Sunday on Lake Murray, say authorities. The Lexington County Coroner says 35-year-old Durham Delara’s body was found around 10 am in the Sandy Beach area. Authorities believe Delara fell overboard on august 25th…leaving his four…

Watch: Coroner Identifies Body Found in West Columbia

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the body found inside a vehicle in West Columbia Thursday morning. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher identified the man as 30-year-old Michael Andy McMillan of Columbia. Authorities are still investigating the death, deputies say the body was found in a vehicle in the 1600 block of Double Branch Road…

Body Found in Garbage Truck in Edgefield

EDGEFIELD, S.C. (AP) _ Authorities are investigating after a body was found in a truck of garbage picked up from Saluda County. Local media outlets report that the body was discovered Friday inside a garbage truck in Edgefield County. Authorities determined that the body had been picked up with trash in Saluda County. Sheriff’s offices from both counties are investigating…

Police: Foul Play Not Suspected In Death of Man at Walmart

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) – Authorities with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department say they don’t suspect foul play in the case of a person who was discovered dead inside a vehicle in the parking lot a Walmart on Tuesday. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher identified the man as 53-year-old Keith Walter Lindler of Lexington. Autopsy results are still pending, Fisher said. Authorities said Thursday they do…

Woman’s Body Found on Beaufort County Golf Course

OKATIE, S.C. (AP) _ A woman's body has been found in a pond on a golf course in Beaufort County.

OKATIE, S.C. (AP) _ A woman’s body has been found in a pond on a golf course in Beaufort County. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that two golfers at the Callawassie Island Clubhouse course in Okatie found the body in the water Saturday afternoon. The victim was 76-year-old Evelyn Scott of Okatie. Coroner Ed Allen said the cause…