Fayette County

Lexington man dies in one-car crash

A Lexington man died early Sunday when his car ran off the road and struck a tree, Lexington police said.

The victim was Michael Thomas, 34, according to a news release from the Fayette County coroner's office.

Police said the crash happened about 3 a.m. Sunday when the Chrysler 300 that Thomas was driving ran off Price Road and struck a tree. The crash is under investigation.

Funeral arrangements are pending, the news release said.