A Warren man was killed Wednesday morning after hitting a tree and sliding into a creek in a single-vehicle accident in Cleveland County .

Luther Fred Dorsey, 67, of Warren was traveling south on Highway 63, one and a half miles north of Highway 35 when he veered left across the northbound lane of traffic, crossed a ditch, hit a tree and slid sideways into a creek, according to State Police.

The accident occurred at 11:40 a.m. during rainy weather.