Man rescued after his SUV gets stuck in trees

MINT HILL, NC (WBTV) - A driver had to be rescued after he didn't see that the road had ended and crashed into the woods Tuesday morning.

Authorities tell us the driver was on Highway 51 in Mint Hill, when the road ended. He did not see, hit the guard rail, went airborne, and ended up more than 100 feet back in the woods near Blair Road.

The Charlotte Fire Department and Mint Hill rescue crews were on scene early in the morning to cut the driver out of his SUV.

WBTV is working on getting the driver's condition.

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