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Car crushed in wreck with 18-wheeler in N. Charleston

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The car pinned underneath the tractor-trailer.  (Source: Tomeka Lloyd) The car pinned underneath the tractor-trailer. (Source: Tomeka Lloyd)
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

One person was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a car collided with an 18-wheeler in North Charleston.

The incident happened at Rourk Street and Azalea Drive just before 7 a.m.

According to a viewer at the scene, rescue crews worked to free the entrapped car driver from his vehicle before taking him to the hospital for treatment.

The extent of his injuries are unknown at this point.  It is also unclear what exactly caused the collision.

We're waiting to hear back from North Charleston police.

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