ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A death investigation is underway in Anderson County after two people were found dead and another person was taken to the hospital Sunday morning.
According to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department, two people were found dead on Jones Street in Anderson Sunday morning, with a third person taken to the hospital who is now in stable condition.
According to the Anderson County Coroner, earlier Sunday morning, Anderson County EMS responded to another report of drug overdose and transported one person to an area hospital.
The Anderson County Coroner’s Office stated that illicit drug use resulted in the death of the two individuals and the injury of two additional people who were transported to an area hospital.
The Coroner’s Office said that two individuals were discovered outside a residence deceased and one additional person was found inside the home.
The two people found outside were pronounced dead at the scene.
According to the coroner, all four people were using methamphetamines and fentanyl.
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