Lexington Co. Coroner identifies man killed in collision on Augusta Road

Lexington Co. Coroner identifies man killed in collision on Augusta Road
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LEXINGTON, S.C. (WIS) - The Lexington County Coroner’s Office has identified the man killed in a collision yesterday afternoon.

The accident occurred on the 2900 block of Augusta Road at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Officials say 26-year-old Cody Dean Laux was traveling eastbound on Augusta Road when he lost control of his vehicle, crossed the center line, and collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle.

Laux was pronounced deceased at the scene due to injuries sustained. He was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

The West Columbia Police Department is continuing to investigate.

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