Four people injured after accident involving ambulance, truck in Colleton County

Four people injured after accident involving ambulance, truck in Colleton County
Source: CCFR
Source: CCFR

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Four people were injured following an accident involving an ambulance and a truck in Colleton County Tuesday afternoon.

Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials say the accident happened on I-95 southbound near the 51 mile marker.

Chief Barry McRoy said two firefighter/paramedics in the ambulance were injured with one suffering a separated shoulder and the other an abdominal injury.

According to McRoy, two people who were in the truck were also injured, but their injuries are unknown.

CCFR officials said the ambulance was working another accident when the truck struck it in the rear.

Authorities say the ambulance sustained heavy damage, and the van overturned.

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