Colleton County Fire-Rescue

4/8/2009

Stations  1, 4 and 18 responded to a car vs motorcycle accident on Sniders Hwy. west of Cane Street Wednesday 8-April at 1735. Apparently the small west bound car turned into the path of the east bound motorcycle resulting in a collision. The motorcycle caught fire following impact, but was extinguished by a bystanders. The driver received non-life threatening traumatic injuries, including fractures. He was treated at the scene by Medic 18ís crew and transported to Colleton Medical Center. The driver of the car was not injured.

Engine 1, Medic 18, Truck 11 and Truck 110 responded. Firefighter-EMT Ted Bouthiller Jr. served as Incident Commander.