SUMTER, S.C. — A man was found dead along side a road in Sumter County. 

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death after a 22-year-old Bishopville man was found deceased from an apparent gunshot wound in Rembert Friday. 

Sumter County Coroner Robbie Baker pronounced Aaron Lewis dead at 4 p.m. after his body was discovered along Huggins Road, near the border of Sumter and Lee counties. 

An autopsy is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2019, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. 

This investigation is ongoing.