DANIEL ISLAND, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating a two-vehicle collision that sent four individuals to area hospitals Friday evening.
The collision took place at approximately 4:30 p.m. on SC-41 at the intersection of Halfway Creek Road, according to authorities.
The news release stated that a 2004 Honda van traveling west on Halfway Creek Road disregarded a stop sign and was struck by a 2007 GMC sport utility vehicle traveling north on SC-41. All three occupants in the Honda van, including two juveniles, were transported to the Medical University of South Carolina with serious injuries.
One of the juveniles, a two-and-a-half-year-old female, sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision. The driver of the GMC sport utility vehicle sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was being treated at an area hospital.
The intersection was closed for several hours and reopened to vehicular traffic at approximately 8:00 p.m.
There was a separate incident on Clements Ferry Road that caused traffic congestion this evening. At approximately 6:00 p.m., a powerline fell across the roadway which caused traffic to stop in both directions until utility crews were able to secure the powerline and reopen the roadway.