Crews removing brush find skeletal remains in field, police say

Crews removing brush find skeletal remains in field, police say

SPARTANBURG, SC (WYFF) - The Spartanburg County Coroner’s office is investigating skeletal remains found in a field by work crews.

Coroner Rusty Clevenger said his office was called Thursday about 12:45 p.m. to an area behind the old Coca-Cola plant on West Main Street.

A work crew removing brush and overgrown vegetation found the remains earlier that morning, police said.

Clevenger said the remains had been there for more than a year.

His office is working to make a positive identification and to find out how the person died.

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