GENERIC - Death investigation

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EASLEY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the Pickens County Sheriff's office are investigating after a body was found at the entrance to the South Carolina Upper State Fairgrounds. 

According to the sheriff's office, a passerby reported discovering an unresponsive male on Calhoun Memorial Highway in Easley. Upon arrrival of deputies, EMS reported the man was deceased.

An autopsy and completion of the investigation is underway by the sheriff's office and Pickens County Coroner's Office. 

Stay tuned as we work to learn more information.

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