Lexington, SC - According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, the individual who was killed at approximately 8:40 PM on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, in the 900 block of Crystal Springs Road in Lexington, SC, as Stanley P. Rysz, Jr., age 62, of Lexington.
Mr. Rysz’s vehicle was struck by a passing vehicle as he was turning left into his driveway and was pronounced dead at the scene from the injuries he sustained in the accident. The driver of the other vehicle was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
An autopsy performed on September 1, 2016, indicated that Mr. Rysz suffered massive head trauma.
The accident remains under investigation by the Lexington County Coroner’s Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol.