The driver of a vehicle died this morning after the vehicle ran off the road and hit a tree in rural Berkeley County.

The crash happened about 12:30 a.m. on Fish Road, S.C. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said.

Jones said the 2006 Chevrolet was southbound on Fish Road when it ran off the right side and struck a tree. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt, he said.

The driver's name has not been released.

Check back as more details become available.