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27-Month-Old Child Fatally Struck By Car Identified

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office has released the identity of a child struck by a car on Sunday. According to Coroner Bill Salisbury, the child has been identified as 27-month old Royalty Adams of Tabby Creek Circle. She was pronounced dead at Trident Hospital in North Charleston. The auto-pedestrian accident occurred shortly before 1 p.m., less than a […]

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Police: 3 Teens Arrested Following Shooting Of Elderly Woman

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–GCPD investigators say they have arrested three teens for the September 21st shooting of 79-year-old Joan Dixon on Pecan Grove Ave. Dequian Dawson, 17; Joshua Smith, 18; and Christopher Burnell, 19, have all been charged with attempted murder. “Investigators are continuing to attempt to identify a reported fourth suspect that may have been in the suspect vehicle,” stated […]

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Moncks Corner Huddle House To Celebrate Grand Re-Opening After Semi Crashed Into It

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–Nine months after a tractor trailer crashed into the Moncks Corner Huddle House and shut it down, the popular restaurant is getting ready to celebrate it’s grand re-opening. Huddle House is inviting the community to join in on the September 30th festivities. On Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the restaurant is offering Golden Waffles for 50 […]

From National Weather Service: update shifts track a little further west. Significant impacts to our area still expected, especially SE GA. Evacuate if instructed!
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Berkeley County’s Emergency Operation Center To Move To OPCON 2

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Berkeley County’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will move to OPCON 2 at 12:00 P.M. Friday, September 8, 2017. Berkeley County leaders have been meeting and discussing preparations for any potential impacts Hurricane Irma could have on South Carolina. While the path of the storm is still uncertain, it poses threats to Berkeley County. The County is closely monitoring […]

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Berkeley County EMS Receives Life-Saving Pediatric Equipment

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–Helping children in an emergency just got a little easier thanks to new pediatric equipment Berkeley County EMS received on Wednesday. Thanks to a donation through Charleston’s 9/11 Heroes Run and a DHEC EMS grant, the agency was able to purchase the Handtevy System. “With their support, we were able to purchase this life-saving equipment for our pediatric population,” […]

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Police: Moncks Corner Home Explosion Leaves 1 Person Injured

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.–One person has suffered severe burns following an explosion at a Moncks Corner home Monday night, according to Moncks Corner police. The incident reportedly occurred at a home on Sheridan Court. Authorities confirm that one man was taken to the Augusta Burn Center for treatment. The cause of the explosion is unknown at this time. Hazmat crews, firefighters, EMS […]

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Traffic Delays Still Expected Near Jedburg Exit After Semi Carrying Hazardous Materials Overturns

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–More than 12 hours after a tractor trailer carrying hazardous materials overturned on I-26 near the Jedburg Road exit at mile marker 194, some lanes remain closed to traffic. Shortly after 9 a.m. Monday, a truck carrying a hazardous cargo overturned into the median of I-26,  according to Lance Cpl. Matt Southern. Berkeley County EMS officials say the truck […]

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Old Hardware Store in St. Stephen Destroyed by Fire

ST. STEPHEN, S.C.–More than a dozen fire departments rushed to an early morning commercial fire in the heart of St. Stephen Saturday. The fire, which occurred before 2:30 a.m., forced several roads to be temporarily shut down as fire fighters battled the flames. Some homeowners were left without power for several hours. Departments responding to the blaze included St. Stephen Fire, […]

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Goose Creek Police Looking For Gas Station Armed Robbery Suspect

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.–Goose Creek police are on the look out for a suspect they say recently robbed the Speedway gas station located in the Crowfield Plaza at 670 College Park Road in Goose Creek. On Thursday, August 24th, 2017, at approximately 11:52 P.M., police say the subject was observed on video pointing a black handgun at the clerk before collecting […]

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Chef Shot To Death Inside “Virginia’s On King” Restaurant From Goose Creek

CHARLESTON, S.C.–The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified the shooting victim in Thursday’s deadly shooting at a downtown Charleston restaurant. According to Deputy Corner Sheila Williams, Anthony Shane Whiddon, 37, of Goose Creek was killed at Virginia’s on King Restaurant where he served as the executive chef. He was transported by Charleston County EMS to the Medical University of South […]