Coroner identifies man killed in Friday morning crash

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died as a result of a vehicle collision.  It occurred in the 1500 block of Nazareth Road shortly after 7 a.m., Friday.

According to Fisher, Mr. Brian Patrick Orazen, 45, of Lexington was pronounced dead at the scene due to multiple traumatic injuries. Orazen was traveling on Nazareth Road when an oncoming vehicle crossed the center line and collided head-on with his vehicle. Orazen was wearing a seat belt when the incident occurred.

The driver of the other vehicle was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The collision is under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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