Charleston Co. deputy seriously injured in crash

EDISTO ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating after a Charleston County deputy wrecked his cruiser near Edisto Island Friday morning.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office Major Jim Brady said the single-car wreck happened around 6 a.m. on Highway 174 near Pine Landing Road.

Brady said the deputy was finishing his shift when the wreck happened.

He was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries that are not considered life-threatening, said Brady.

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