COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Colleton County deputies say a nightclub security guard fired off a shotgun to disperse a crowd in the club's parking lot after an earlier shootout left two with injuries early Sunday morning.
Deputies say the incident started as a fight at Classics Social Club, located at 2444 Robertson Blvd., around 3 a.m.
According to a report, an altercation broke out between two people in the parking lot of the club, which led to an exchange of gunfire. A male and female both suffered gunshot wounds to their legs, while two others were hit by vehicles that were trying to leave the scene. All four were hospitalized.
Deputies say five cars were damaged in the crossfire.
The report states a couple people were treated for minor breathing problems, as security deployed pepper spray inside the club.
An investigation is ongoing.