Dead motorist found in Lancaster identified

Dead motorist found in Lancaster identified

LANCASTER, SC (WBTV) - A motorist, identified as 33-year-old Jonathan Johnson, was found dead in Lancaster Wednesday morning, but the wreck occurred sometime before Wednesday, officials say.

A Duke Power worker was doing line work when they saw Johnson's body near Todd Street and Brooklyn Avenue. Lancaster County Coroner Tony Broome responded to the scene and identified Johnson.

The call came in around 8 a.m. as a motorcycle crash.

Highway Patrol is investigating.

The coroner's office also responded to the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

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