South Carolina

One Person Injured in Dump Truck Accident at US Hwy 78 in Dorchester County, SC

August 9, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Hwy 78, North Charleston, Dorchester County, SC, U.S.

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Dorchester County Sheriff's Office
Vehicles Involved
Dump Truck, Transport Vehicle
US Hwy 78
Injuries Sustained

Undisclosed injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Dump truck was involved in a collision with a state transport vehicle

What Happened

Dorchester County Sheriff's Office authorities are investigating a crash that injured a person at US Hwy 78 in Dorchester County, SC on August 9th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 3 p.m. between a state transport vehicle and dump truck. A cause for the vehicles colliding was not shared, however, police say one person involved was hospitalized. The nature of the injuries was not known. Additional information was not available.

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