LANCASTER, S.C. -- Lancaster Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a possible shooting death after a victim died at an area hospital Monday afternoon from a gunshot wound.
Just after 1 p.m. on Monday, deputies were dispatched to Springs Memorial Hospital in reference to a patient who had suffered a gunshot wound. Authorities say the victim was transported to the hospital by a friend, and was pronounced dead later in the afternoon at the hospital.
Investigators say they believe the victim went to a residence on Cedar Pine Lake Road in Lancaster. Neighbors in the area reported hearing gunshots, then seeing two vehicles fleeing the area.
If you have any information on this case, please contact the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office at (803) 283-4136.