UPDATE: 1 taken to hospital after accident on Johnston Highway

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Accident on Johnston Highway. (WRDW-TV / Aug. 10, 2012)

Accident on Johnston Highway. (WRDW-TV / Aug. 10, 2012)

Friday, Aug. 10, 2012

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. -- A man was taken to the hospital after his car landed in a ditch Friday afternoon.

Dispatch got the call to the scene along Johnston Highway around 2:45 p.m.

The driver was going north on Johnston Highway when he hit a ravine, went flying through the air and hit a tree before landing in a ditch.

The driver was rushed to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Troopers say speed may have been a factor.

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