Human remains in Adair County identified as Lexington man

Human remains found in Adair County in late December have been identified as a 63-year-old Lexington man.

The remains of Lawrence R. Chrisman were found at the bottom of an embankment off the northbound side of Ky. 55 North across from United Citizens Bank, Kentucky State Trooper Bill Gregory said in a news release. Chrisman’s remains were originally found on Dec. 19.

The cause of Chrisman’s death has not been determined, Gregory said.