Colleton County Fire-Rescue


10/September/2013 – Shooting Incident – “C” Shift

Incident # 13-04953 – An 18 year old female suffered a gunshot wound to the leg in a driveby shooting in the 400 block of Savage Street Tuesday evening 10-September. The incident was reported at 20:14. Witnesses advised a vehicle drove by the home located in a residential area firing multiple rounds which the struck the house several times. The teenager was the only one injured. Walterboro Public Safety Officers and Sheriff’s Deputies converted on the neighborhood. Fire-Rescue personnel treated the girl at the scene and controlled her bleeding. She was transported to the Emergency Department at Colleton Medical Center in stable condition. WPS continues to investigate the incident.

Medic 19, Car 12 and Car 118 responded. Chief McRoy served as Incident Commander.