Colleton County Fire-Rescue


20-May-2023 - ATV MVC with Air Evac - "B" Shift

Incident # 23-03622 - Two people were injured when two ATVs collided during a festival in the Johnsville Community Saturday evening 20-May. The incident was reported at 20:22 at the intersection of Johnsville Rd and Rushton Lane. Responding units were met at Johnsville Rd and Sunrise Road about two miles from the scene with a vehicle carrying a female that was injured in the accident. Firefighter-Paramedics on Medic 7 began treating the woman and requested a medical helicopter to respond. CARE Flight landed in a field on Silkhope Lane near the original location. Medic 18 responded to the original location and was flagged down by bystanders near the Johnsville baseball field. Bystanders carried an injured male to the ambulance. He was treated at the scene, then transported by Medic 18 to Colleton Medical Center. The Sheriff's Office and SC Highway Patrol are investigating the incident. 

Engine 7, Engine 18, Medic 7, Medic 18, Battalion 1, Car 103 and Car 111 responded. Battalion Chief Chris Jones served as Incident Commander.