Man Dies After Being Ejected When Vehicle Overturns in Hopkins

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WOLO)- Richland County Coroner has identified the man who was killed after a single-vehicle collision early Sunday morning.

Mathew R. Butler, 39, was the unrestrained driver of his vehicle that left the roadway and overturned several times, according to Coroner Gary Watts.

The incident happened in the 7500 block of Cabin Creek Road in Hopkins at 2:30am.

Officials say Butler was ejected from the vehicle. An autopsy indicated that the cause of death was due to blunt head and neck trauma.

The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.

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