Body of missing person found inside vehicle in Lake Hartwell, sheriff’s office says

South Carolina News

ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Anderson County Sheriff’s Office officials said a body was found inside a vehicle that was in Lake Hartwell Monday afternoon.

According to a sheriff’s office news release, deputies located a vehicle in the lake near the Honea Path Park Boat Ramp at around 3 p.m.

The sheriff’s office’s marine patrol crew found the vehicle and requested divers to the scene.

Divers then found the deceased person inside the vehicle, who was previously reported as a missing person.

An investigation is ongoing at this time, but sheriff’s office officials said they do not suspect any foul play.

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