Foul play not suspected in case of Midlands doctor found dead near home

Published: Nov. 16, 2016 at 8:21 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 17, 2016 at 8:45 AM EST
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LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - The Lexington County Coroner's Office does not suspect foul play in the sudden death of a doctor found unresponsive on Olde Farm Road late Wednesday afternoon.

Dr. Wayne Black, 68, of Lexington was found dead near his home in a wooded, watery area just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Black's autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

Black was a longtime doctor in Lexington. Many of his former patients say he cared deeply about his work.

The investigation into his death continues.

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