Colleton County Fire-Rescue


04/January/2021 - Psychiatric with Ambulance MVC - "B" Shift

Incident # 21-00088 - At 00:22 Monday morning 04-January, Medic 6 and the Sheriff's Office responded to a reported Psychiatric patient on Possum Corner Road. Immediately on arrival, they were met by an adult female indicating a life threatening situation existed inside the residence. Personnel ran toward the home and as they passed the female, she ran to the Deputy's car, entered the vehicle and attempted to flee the scene. As she quickly accelerated in reverse, she drove the Sheriff's cruiser into the front of Medic 6 damaging both vehicles. The female was quickly apprehended. A second Fire-Rescue ambulance responded to transport the woman to the hospital for evaluation. No one was injured in the incident. The SC HIghway Patrol is investigating the accident. 

Medic 1, Medic 6 and Battalion 1 responded.