Coroner: Man killed during Lexington house fire identified
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WACH) – The Lexington County Coroner’s Office has released the name of the man killed during a house fire early Sunday morning.
According to Coroner Margaret Fisher, 52-year-old Tommy Ray Watts died in the fire in the 300 block of Sunny Boy Poole Rd. in Gaston around midnight.
An autopsy showed Watts died due to smoke inhalation.
The cause of the fire is still being investigated by the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department and SLED.