South Carolina deputies investigating after body found in Edisto River

Edisto River (File)

Colleton County Sheriff's Office says an investigation is underway after a man's body was found in the Edisto River Sunday morning.

Investigators say local residents checking trotlines stumbled across the body floating down the river.

Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, Dorchester Fire Rescue, the Colleton County Coroner’s Office, and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources also responded and helped process the scene.

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