The Hartman Law Firm, LLC | October 11, 2023, at 11:28 a.m.
John’s Island, SC – A major two-vehicle crash occurred early Tuesday morning on Johns Island, South Carolina, leaving both drivers hospitalized with serious injuries.
Around 2:30am, St. John’s Fire District responded to the intersection of Main and Chisolm Roads near River Road. Upon arrival, they found two severely damaged vehicles with one driver trapped inside each car.
Firefighters worked quickly to extricate the victims from the wreckage. Both were then transported by EMS to nearby hospitals for emergency treatment. The extent of their injuries is currently unknown.
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is actively investigating the collision to determine its cause. Main and Chisolm Roads were closed for several hours after the crash to allow investigators to process the scene.
In addition to St. John’s Fire District, the Charleston Fire Department, St. Andrews Fire Department and Charleston County Volunteer Rescue Squad all provided crucial assistance with the urgent response and rescue efforts.
Authorities are still working to notify the families of the victims. The serious late-night collision serves as an important reminder about the dangers of driving at high speeds and the importance of buckling up.
The Hartman Law Firm, LLC is very sorry to the victims of this accident and the loved ones who are having to go through this challenging time. If you have been the victim of a car accident or a wrongful death, please call for a free 20-minute consultation.