One transported to MUSC following auto-pedestrian accident on Edisto Island

One transported to MUSC following auto-pedestrian accident on Edisto Island

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - One person was transported to MUSC following an auto pedestrian accident on Edisto Island Thursday night.

According to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, the accident happened shortly after 9 p.m. on Hwy 174 just before the McKinley Washington Bridge.

"The victim was MEDVAC to Medical University of South Carolina to be treated for life threatening injuries," CCSO officials said.

The roadway was closed in both directions while officials work the scene. It has since been reopened.

CCSO officials say no arrests have been in this accident.

Authorities are investigating.

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