Man shot in the face in Colleton County

Man shot in the face in Colleton County

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - According to Colleton County Fire and Rescue Chief Barry McRoy a 23-year-old man was shot in the face near clinic drive in the Jacksonboro Community.

The shooting happened on Sunday afternoon around 1:30 p.m.

According to the report the victim had walked to a nearby gas station on ACE Basin Parkway for help.

The Colleton County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Department of Natural resources responded to the scene.

Rescue workers found the man lying on the ground by the door of the gas station.

The victim was conscious and talking when he was transported to MUSC.

This incident is still under investigation.

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