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Coroner releases the name of the West Columbia woman killed in crash

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the person killed in the 2600 block of Mineral Springs Road shortly after 3 p.m. in the Town of Lexington, Tuesday.

Crash scene

According to Fisher, Mrs. Wanda Williams Nichols, 64, of West Columbia was killed when the car she was driving collided with another vehicle.

Mrs. Nichols was pronounced dead at the scene from the injuries she sustained in the accident. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Mrs. Nichols was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the collision
The incident remains under investigation by the Town of Lexington Police Department.