CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Emergency officials say a man is in critical condition after a tree fell on him Thursday evening on Edisto Island.
According to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, the man was hit on the head by a falling tree near Highway 174 and Cypress Bottom Road.
The man was transported to the Medical University of South Carolina.
The emergency call came in around 5:15 p.m.
Authorities say the accident is not affecting traffic in the area.