Body found in Dillon County

The Dillon County Sheriff's Office is investigating after the body of a man was found in a ditch on Old Ebenezer Road near Latta Wednesday afternoon.

The body has been identified John Phillips King, 64, according to Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley.

Grimsley said an autopsy will determine how King died.

He expects those results to be in sometime Thursday.

We will update you with the outcome of the autopsy results.