Woman arrested for felony DUI after head-on collision

Lauren M. Dangerfield (Lexington County Detention Center)

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WACH) – A woman involved with a fatal accident in Lexington County last week has now been charged with felony DUI, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Lauren M. Dangerfield is charged with felony DUI and possession of a controlled substance.

The driver killed was 45-year-old Brian Patrick Orazen of Lexington, according to the Lexington County Coroner’s Office.

The incident happened Friday, July 13 on Nazareth Rd. at the intersection of Crumpton Ct. just after 7 a.m.

Orazen was driving a 2015 Jeep Wrangler northbound when he was hit head-on by Dangerfield when she crossed the centerline in her 2008 Dodge truck.

Dangerfield is currently booked in the Lexington County Detention Center.

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