Man drowns in pond behind Little River home

Little River, SC - LITTLE RIVER, SC (WMBF) - The Horry County Coroner's Office has identified a 60-year-old man whose body was found in a pond in Little River early Friday evening.

Investigators with the Horry County Police Department were dispatched to 1371 Savannah Ln. in the Brooksville community of Little River following reports of a drowning. Upon arrival, police learned the man's wife found his body about 25 feet in front of their house on the edge of the water.

The drowning victim was identified as Tony Anderson, 60. The Horry County Coroner's Office believes Anderson died of a heart attack.

No further information has been released.

Copyright 2010 WMBF News. All rights reserved.