Man who went missing after fiery car crash located, deputies say

Charleston County News

UPDATE: The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office said they have located a man who went missing after a car crash on Bohickett Road.

Deputies said Neal David Jr. was located Thursday around 9:30 a.m. after K9 units discovered clothing and tracked through the woods.

“Davis was heard yelling for help nearby,” Andrew Knapp with the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office. “He was removed from the woods and transported to a hospital for treatment of injuries from the crash and exposure to the elements.”

Deputies do not believe his injuries are life-threatening.

ORIGINAL: CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) is searching for a man last seen Monday night as he fled from a burning car that he crashed into a tree on Bohickett Road.

Neal Archie Davis Jr. (37) was driving the car when it crashed. He managed to escape, but it is not clear whether he was injured.

By the time first responders arrived, Davis was gone. CCSO used a helicopter and dogs to search the area, but Davis has not been located.

Davis has “Neal” tattooed on the right side of his neck and other tattoos on his body. He is a white male about 5’05” in height with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact CCSO at (843) 202-1700.

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