Deputies working to identify woman’s body found in Nesmith

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NESMITH, SC (WCSC) - Williamsburg County deputies are asking for the public’s help to identify the woman whose body was found under a bridge in the Nesmith area.

Officers found the body on Nesmith Road near County Line Road while they were responding to an automobile accident nearby, according to Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Lt. Daryel Moyd.

The body was not involved or related to the traffic accident, deputies say.

Williamsburg County deputies requested help from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. The South Carolina Highway patrol and the Williamsburg County Fire Department also assisted.

The woman’s body was sent to MUSC for an autopsy.

The identity of the victim and the cause and manner of death have not yet been released.

Anyone with information on the body is asked to call the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division at 843-355-6381.

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