Coroner releases identity of person found near Ashley River Bridges

CHARLESTON, SC — Authorities have released the identity of the person found in a grassy area near the highway 61 and highway 17S split in West Ashley on Tuesday morning.

At approximately 8:00 a.m., police officers responded to the area near the Ashley River Bridges in reference to an unresponsive older male.

A friend of 63-year-old Patrick Kelly called police when he found Kelly unresponsive after stopping by to check on his well-being.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

A cause of death is still pending.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s