Lowcountry man dies after drowning in Upstate lake

The Greenwood Co. Coroner confirms that a person has drowned at Lake Greenwood.

SC Department of Natural Resources says the call came in around 12:42 PM on Monday at Harris Landing.

The coroner has identified the victim as William Edward Ellisor of Monks Corner, SC.

The coroner says the drowning appears to be accidental and no foul play is suspected. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

GwdToday.com reports the victim’s coworkers reported him missing when he didn’t show up for work. They say he was last seen Sunday at the lake.

We will update this story when more information becomes available.

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