Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck on Highway 79 at Highway 9 West in the Wallace community of Marlboro County.
Troopers say it happened Monday around 6:30 p.m.
Jessie Hyatt, 71, was killed, according to Marlboro County Coroner Tim Brown.
Troopers say Hyatt was driving a Nissan and heading south on Highway 79, when he ran off the road, into a ditch, and hit a tree.
Highway Patrol says Hyatt was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car.