Driver involved in fatal wreck charged

Torvory Curry was charged with driving with a suspended license.

A Lincolnton, Ga., man involved in a June 1 wreck that killed a newlywed and injured his bride was charged Thursday.

Torvory Orverice Curry, 35, surrendered to authorities and was charged with driving on a suspended license and with an open container. He was released from the Columbia County Detention Center on Thursday after posting a $2,200 bond, according to jail records.

Curry was driving on Washington Road near the Little River bridge about 10:15 p.m. when he was hit head-on by a Saturn driven by Brian Allen Orzechowski, 36. Orzechowski had left his wedding reception and was headed to Pointes West Army Resort with his bride, Crystal Lynn Krentler, 35, when he crossed the center line.

Orzechowski died at the scene. Krentler was in fair condition Thursday at Georgia Regents Medical Center, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

Curry was taken to Doctors Hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

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