Driver expected to be OK after being ejected from car

CROSS, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash in Berkeley County that threw a man from his car.

The accident happened just before 7 a.m. on Poplar Hill Drive in Cross. Troopers say the driver was ejected from the car after his car left the side of the road and hit a tree. The driver is expected to be OK.

Troopers on the scene say they believe speed may have been a factor in the crash.

The accident is still under investigation.

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