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Lexington County Coroner identifies victim of crash

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died in a single-vehicle incident that occurred in the 900 block of Sharon Church Road, Swansea, at approximately 8:40 p.m., Friday.

According to Fisher, Mr. Walter Mark Cassidy, 53, of Swansea was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries.  Mr. Cassidy’s vehicle left the right side of the roadway and he over corrected, causing the vehicle to leave the left side of the roadway and overturn.  Mr. Cassidy was wearing a seatbelt.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol investigated the incident.