Man found dead outside Columbia home

Published: Jan. 8, 2016 at 5:01 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 18, 2016 at 5:04 PM EST
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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Richland County Coroner's Office has identified a man found dead outside a Queen Street home Friday morning.

Coroner Gary Watts says 34-year-old Mario Dione Kelly died from blood loss due to a laceration to the head.

Columbia police officers were called to the home in the 900 block of Queen Street near Preston Street at about 8 a.m. The man did not live at the house.

Watts says the circumstances surrounding the man's death remain under investigation.

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