North Augusta man killed in possible electrocution

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NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) – A North Augusta man is dead after a possible electrocution.

The Aiken County Coroner’s Office is investigating after 60-year-old Soloman Jones was found unresponsive at a home on 631 Sudlow Lake Road.

Aiken County Coroner Darryl Ables tells us that Jones was found in a hole where he had been working on his plumbing system.

Investigators say Jones was several feet away from the nearest buried electric line.

An autopsy will be performed to determine his cause of death.

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