Coroner ID’s woman found in Anderson Co. field, no foul play suspected

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ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – An investigation is underway after a body was found in Anderson County.

The Anderson County Coroner’s Office and the Sheriff’s Office responded to an open field off Shockley Ferry Rd. on Saturday afternoon. Forensic personnel and detectives are investigating.

The coroner identified the person as 56-year-old Peggy L. Turner, of Anderson.

Deputy Coroner Josh Shore advised that there appears to be no signs of foul play. The victim was last seen April 1 and appears to have been in the field for several days.

The woman has extensive medical history that may have contributed to her death, he said.

We’ll continue to update this story as we learn more. Check back for updates.

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