Colleton County Fire-Rescue


06/July/2021 - Fatal Shooting Incident - "C" Shift

Incident # 21-04748 - Two teenagers were shot, one fatally, in an incident in the 3500 block of Barracada Road Wednesday night 06-July. The incident was reported to 9-1-1 at 22:31. Firefighter-Paramedics arrived with Sheriff's Deputies to the remote rural dirt road and found a 19 yr old male deceased and another 19 year old male with severe facial trauma and a torso wound. His profuse bleeding was controlled on scene. The patient was then transported emergent to the helipad at Colleton Medical Center to meet with the CARE Flight helicopter. Several additional Firefighter-Paramedics assisted with his care during transport. He was transferred to the Flight Crew without incident,then flown to the Trauma Center at MUSC in Charleston. The Coroner's Office responded to the scene. The Sheriff's Office and SLED are investigating the incident. 

Engine 19, Medic 1, Medic 19, Battalion 1, Car 112 and Car 118 responded. Battalion Chief Scott Feather served as Incident Commander.