Driver dies after being ejected from car during crash on 610 South Loop

Police investigate a deadly crash on the 610 South Loop.

Police say a man has died after he was ejected from his vehicle during a crash on the 610 South Loop.

The crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of the 610 South Loop near Crestmont St. around 7:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say the driver was trying to pass a vehicle in front of him when he lost control of his car.

Authorities say his vehicle went across four lanes of traffic and struck a tree.

He was ejected from his car. He died at the scene.