CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Former State Treasurer Thomas Ravenel and his friend were involved in a minor accident Sunday afternoon at his private residence on Edisto Island.
According to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, Ravenel and another passenger were riding in a "4-wheel, ATV type vehicle" that flipped over. The passenger was pinned under the vehicle and suffered injuries as a result.
Ravenel is okay, but his injured passenger was taken to MUSC. Charleston County Sheriff Public Information Officer John Clark said the passenger was listed as a Category 2 patient.
At this time, drugs and alcohol don't appear to be a factor in the accident.