Colleton County Fire-Rescue


03/January/2022 - Motorcycle MVC - "C" Shift

Incident # 22-00088 - Two Florida residents were injured in a single vehicle, motorcycle MVC on ACE Basin Parkway (US Hwy 17) near Ashepoo Drive, Monday afternoon 03-January at 15:41. The northbound motorcycle suffered a rear wheel problem causing the driver to lose control and topple over in the roadway. Both riders received injuries. The male driver suffered a non-life threatening head injury, while the adult female passenger received multiple injuries. Both were treated at the scene by Firefighter-Paramedics, then transported emergent to the Trauma Center at MUSC by Fire-Rescue Medic 6. A medical helicopter was enroute to the scene, but developed a mechanical issue and had to abort the response. The SC Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. 

Engine 6, Medic 6, Battalion 1, Car 112 and Car 118 responded. Firefighter Trea Ferguson served as Incident COmmander.