Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died as a result of a motor vehicle collision that occurred at the intersection of Longview Street and Boiling Springs Road near Lexington. The incident took place at approximately 10:05 p.m. Saturday.
According to Fisher, Doris Smith Waters, 63, of Leesville, was pronounced dead at the scene due to her injuries. She had been traveling on Longview Street and collided with another vehicle as she turned left onto Boiling Springs Road. The coroner's office noted that Waters was not wearing a seat belt when the collision occurred. The driver of the other vehicle, who was wearing a seat belt, was transported to an area hospital; the condition of that person is unknown.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.