Colleton County Fire-Rescue
26/November/2017 – MVC with Air Evac – “A” Shift
Incident # 17-08111 – A 63 yr old male received serious
injuries after he was struck by a car on Johnsville Road near Sizemore Road
Sunday morning 26-November at 05:06. The man had been riding a bicycle when
he was struck and bystanders found him semiconscious in a ditch.
Firefighter-Paramedics treated him at the scene and requested the C.A.R.E.
Flight helicopter to respond. The patient was immobilized, placed in Medic
26, then transported to a nearby baseball field to meet with the helicopter.
His care was transferred to the Flight Crew, who flew him to the Trauma
Center at Trident Medical Center in North Charleston. The SC Highway Patrol
is investigating the accident.
Engine 26, Medic 26, Battalion 1 and Car 112 responded. Firefighter-Paramedic Brian Bishop served as Incident Commander.
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