Missing Florence man's body recovered in Lake Marion

SANTEE, SC (WMBF) - Crews discovered Jeffery Brigman's body in a section called Nelson Cut in Lake Marion, SC around 9:10 a.m. Sunday, according to Clarendon County Coroner Haynes F. Samuels Jr.

Jeffery Brigman went missing Friday near Lake Marion in Santee, according to Chief Billy Dillon with the Howe Springs Fire Department.

Brigman worked for the Howe Springs Fire Department for two years and resigned on good terms about three weeks ago. He was also a Florence County EMT at one point, according to Chief Dillon.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday in Charleston, according to Coroner Samuels.

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