Authorities are investigating the death of a Snelling woman on Saturday night, Sept. 2.
According to Barnwell County Coroner Lloyd Ward, “A body was discovered after a mobile home fire was extinguished at Lot 16, 13626 Highway 64, Barnwell on Sept. 2 around 8:20 p.m.
Ward said, “The initial call was reported to be a fire with entrapment at the above address. Snelling Fire Department along with Barnwell County Rural and Red Oak fire departments responded.”
“After the body was located, the Coroner’s Office along with SLED Arson was contacted.”