Man suffers serious injuries after ATV flips over and lands on him in Colleton Co.

Man suffers serious injuries after ATV flips over and lands on him in Colleton Co.
Authorities said a 30-year-old man suffered serious injuries after the ATV he was riding flipped over and landed on him. (Source: Picture provided)

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Authorities said a 30-year-old man suffered serious injuries after the ATV he was riding flipped over and landed on him.

Colleton County Fire-Rescue officials said it happened Sunday evening at 6:06 p.m.

“Firefighter-Paramedics found the man lying face down on a dirt road,” CCFR officials said."They treated his injuries and immobilized him prior to transporting him to a nearby field to meet with the CARE Flight medical helicopter."

A report states he was then flown to the Trauma Center at Trident Hospital in North Charleston.

The sheriff’s office is investigating the accident.

Colleton County Fire-Rescue officials said it happened Sunday evening at 6:06 p.m.
Colleton County Fire-Rescue officials said it happened Sunday evening at 6:06 p.m. (Source: Picture provided)

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