Woman struck in hit-and-run wreck on Folly Road

Charleston County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for the driver who struck a woman in a hit-and-run wreck early Wednesday morning.

Shortly after 1:30 a.m., an intoxicated woman left the Oasis Bar and Grill at 778 Folly Road, walked into traffic and was struck by a vehicle, Sheriff’s Maj. Jim Brady said. The vehicle’s driver fled the scene, he said.

Paramedics transported the woman to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries, Brady said.

Deputies searched for witnesses, but Brady said none came forward.

Anyone with information on the wreck can call the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office at 202-1700 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

Comments { }

Postandcourier.com is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. Postandcourier.com does not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not postandcourier.com. If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Read our full Terms and Conditions.