Man ejected from pick-up truck during wreck

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a passenger was ejected from a pick-up truck Friday afternoon after it lost control traveling north on Green Pond Highway.

According to Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials, the truck, which was towing a boat, went into a ditch, overcorrected and spun into another ditch. The front seat passenger was ejected and a second passenger received minor injuries.

The man who was ejected suffered multiple traumatic injuries including chest trauma. He was transported to Colleton Medical Center.

The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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