LADSON, SC (WCSC) - Dorchester County Sheriff's deputies were called to a Hickory Lane home Saturday afternoon to investigate the discovery of a body.
Investigators determined an older woman died and had been inside the house for a while, according to Dorchester County Sheriff's Maj. Tony Phinney.
Phinney said no foul play was involved in the death.
Witnesses reported deputies could be seen wearing white jumpsuits walking around the area of Hickory Lane and Ladson Road.
Law enforcement and first responders were on scene for several hours.
Travel was congested in the area throughout the afternoon, Phinney said.