Two land surveyors found a body this morning near a Ravenel area marsh, authorities report.

Charleston County sheriff's deputies responded around 8 a.m. to the incident at Bulow Boat Landing, according to Maj. Eric Watson. A man's body was found in the water, he said.

Authorities later determined that the body was found over the Dorchester County line.

The Dorchester County Coroner's Office has not yet identified the dead man.

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