COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – A man sustained traumatic injuries after being ejected from a car along Jefferies Highway on Saturday.

According to Colleton County Fire Rescue, an SUV was traveling northbound on Jefferies Highway when it left the roadway, jumped a ditch, struck a power pole, and ejected the driver. 

The SUV flipped multiple times before landing on its side in a field.  

Reports say bystanders stopped to render aid to the victim. 

Firefighter-Paramedics treated the man at the scene and airlifted him to the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center.  

The crash is being investigated by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.