Boaters find body in Broad River

PEAK, SC (WIS)  - The Newberry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body that was found in the Broad River early Friday afternoon. 

Sheriff Lee Foster tells says the body was found by a group of boaters near Highway 213.

Foster says authorities are investigating the situation as a suspicious death, but they don't know if the body is male or female.

Investigators are on the scene and we'll bring you more details as they become available.

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