Officials: Body found inside burned out, abandoned home in Graniteville

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Monday, Aug. 5, 2019

GRANITEVILLE, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- An investigation is underway after a body was found inside of an abandoned residence in Graniteville.

According to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, the broke out around 5:35 a.m. on Cemetary Road and Bayberry Street in Graniteville.

Firefighters arrived and found the home fully engulfed.

The body was located inside the home a short time later.

The investigation has just begun. An identity on the body is not currently known.

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