New Theory on North Charleston Tree with Hair

April 19, 2017, 10:18 am EST | Share:

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WTAT-TV) — Stumped no more! We have at least one theory as to why there is hair growing out of a tree in North Charleston.

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Last week we received some tips from viewers about a mysterious tree on Elm Center Road in North Charleston, which appeared to have hair growing from it.

A certified arborist believes a piece of man-made material was left around the tree, and as the tree grew around it, the remaining section began to weather and started looking like hair.

We are still waiting to hear back from a few other researchers to see what they think.