Colleton County Fire-Rescue


24/June/2021 - MVC with Air Evac - "C" Shift

Incident # 21-04382 - An adult male was severely injured when his motorcycle collided head-on with a small passenger car in the 1900 block of Sidneys Road near the Pak-a-Sak Store. The accident occurred Thursday afternoon 24-June at 17:44 when a southbound Honda motorcycle struck a northbound Chevrolet Impala. The motorcycle driver was not wearing a helmet, suffered multiple traumatic injuries as well as a head injury and was unconscious following the crash. He regained consciousness at the scene. Firefighter-Paramedics treated his injuries, then transported him emergent to the helipad at Colleton Medical Center to meet with the CARE Flight helicopter. The man was transferred to the Flight Crew without incident, then flown to the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center in North Charleston. The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. Traffic on Sidneys Road was blocked for about 45 minutes. 

Engine 19, Medic 19, Battalion 1 and Car 112 responded. Engineer-EMT Andy O'Quinn served as Incident Commander.