The Department of Natural Resources is investigating an apparent drowning in Dorchester County.
Brandon Rashard Boyd, 24, of Old Beech Hill Road in Ridgeville, died about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Edisto River near Shoofly Road, according to Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet.
It is believed that Boyd was kayaking with a friend and the kayak overturned. An autopsy is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Friday.
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