MOUNT PLEASANT — A fighter at a Mixed Martial Arts event was taken to the hospital tonight in critical condition following a fight, a law enforcement officer at the scene said.
Charleston County EMS Director Don Lundy confirmed that a patient was taken from the Shrine Temple, site of “Fight Night at the Point VI”, to MUSC at 8:36 p.m.
The fight was being streamed online but the video was eventually stopped and the rest of the event was canceled, according to comments on the Facebook page of the promoter: Conflict MMA Promotions. A spokesman for the promoter could not be reached Saturday night.
Check back as more details become available.
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