Colleton County Fire-Rescue


12-November-2022 - High Speed MVC - "A" Shift

Incident # 22-08790 - Two people were transported to a Trauma Center following a single vehicle high speed MVC in the 12500 block of Cottageville Hwy. (US Hwy 17-A) north of Cottageville Saturday morning 12-November at 05:14. The south bound Nissan Versa, crossed the highway and entered the northbound ditch where it struck a driveway culvert. The small car became airborne and received heavy damage. Both unrestrained occupants received multiple traumatic injuries. Two Fire-Rescue ambulances responded. A 10 year old male was transported to the Children's Trauma Center at Shawn Jenkins MUSC in Charleston. The child's mother was transported to the adult Trauma Center at MUSC. The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. 

Engine 9, Medic 9, Medic 19, Battalion 1 and Car 112 responded. Firefighter-Paramedic Michael Sanders served as Incident Commander.