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      Authorities ID body of man found in SC ditch

      MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (AP) - Authorities have identified a body found in a ditch in Murrells Inlet.

      On Friday, Deputy Horry County Coroner Tamara Willard identified the body as that of 57-year-old Pete Duran of Murrells Inlet.

      Police were called to the ditch on Thursday after someone reported seeing a body there.

      Authorities are still investigating how Duran died.

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