Bones found in downtown Charleston after water main break


Officials are currently responding to the intersection of Rutledge Avenue and Beaufain Street in downtown Charleston where consolidated dispatch confirms bones were found.

The bones were discovered by workers in the area sent to repair a broken water main.

Officers with the Charleston Police Department were sent to the scene. It's currently unknown if the bones belong to a human or animal.

As a result of the water main break, the road in the area collapsed. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

Check back with ABC News 4 as we continue to follow this story.

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