Colleton County Fire-Rescue
15/January/2016 – Shooting Incident – “B” shift
Incident # 16-00270 – A 33 year old man was in critical
condition after he was shot twice in the back during a reported domestic
dispute in the 600 block of Stokes Road Friday afternoon 15-Janaury at
14:22. Sheriff’s Deputies arrived quickly, took a subject into custody, then
cleared the scene for Fire-Rescue. The man was located inside the mobile
home. Firefighter-Paramedics rapidly assessed and began treating the
patient. A medical helicopter was requested, but denied the flight due to
poor weather conditions. The patient was immobilized on the scene and
rapidly transported to the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center by
Fire-Rescue. Additional Firefighter-Paramedics were on board Medic 26 to
assist with patient care. He was taken to emergency surgery shortly after
arriving at Trident. The Sheriff’s Office is investigating.
Engine 26, Medic 26, Car 12, Car 105 and Car 110 responded. Deputy Chief David Greene served as Incident Commander.
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