CAMDEN, S.C. — Authorities say a 72-year-old man driving a four-wheeler has died after running into a dead tree covered by high grass.

Kershaw County Coroner David West said Alan Wooten Sr. was pronounced dead around 9 a.m. Saturday at the scene of the wreck on a farm several miles south of Camden.

West says Wooten was thrown over the front of the four-wheeler after hitting the tree.

West said in a news release that Wooten was hunting with other people.

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