Colleton County Fire-Rescue


13/May/2021 - Stabbing Incident - "C" Shift

Incident # 21-03357 - Two adult males were transported to the hospital following an altercation in the 600 block of Gatch Lane in Cottageville Thursday afternoon 13-May at 17:19. Firefighter-Paramedics arrived to find two male patients, one with a stab wound to the chest and the other with several minor lacerations to the chest. They requested a second Fire-Rescue ambulance and began treating both patients. One male was transported by Fire-Rescue Medic 9 to the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center. The other patient was transported to Colleton Medical Center by Medic 19. Both men were in stable condition. The Cottageville Police Dept is investigating the incident. The Sheriff's Office is assisting. 

Engine 9, Medic 9, Medic 19, Battalion 1 and Car 112 responded. Battalion Chief Chris Jones served as Incident Commander.