Body found along I-85N in Anderson Co. identified

Body found on I-85

ANDERSON Co., S.C. (WSPA) – An investigation is underway after a man’s body was found along Interstate 85 in Anderson County Friday morning.

Deputies are on the scene near Exit 39.

According to the Anderson County Coroner’s Office, the body has been identified as Shawn Stephen Martin, 40 of Anderson.

Responding crews on the scene say the body is in a grassy area off northbound I-85 near the Elrod Road overpass.

Deputies say the death isn’t suspicious at this time. The man’s car was nearby and it was tagged on the 10th.

The body was decomposing when it was found, according to Nikki Carson with the sheriff’s office.

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