Colleton County Newswire

Colleton County Newswire

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  1. Upstate kayaker bitten multiple times after grabbing rattlesnake released from intensive careRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    ... bitten three times on the hand by the rattlesnake. The group traveled to the nearest landing and called 911. Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials initially said that the snake fell from a tree and onto Adams, but his brothers said Tuesday that ...

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  2. Snake that attacked SC man in kayak didn't fall from a tree. He picked it up, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Island Packet

    The family of the South Carolina man who was bitten by a rattlesnake while kayaking has admitted that their original story was not accurate. What remains a fact is that Michael Adams was in his kayak on the Edisto River in Colleton County Sunday when he was bitten by a rattlesnake multiple times.

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  3. Kayaker hospitalized after rattlesnake falls from a tree and bites himRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KOSA

    When a group of friends in Colleton County, South Carolina, set out for a kayaking trip on Saturday, they were likely anticipating exercise, camaraderie and a lot of fresh air -- all the best that nature has to offer. What they got, however, was arguably one of the worst hands that nature can deal.

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  4. Manufacturing New aviation company established in Walterboro May 23, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal

    ... flight company; and Sky Arrow Aircraft , which will manufacture composite light aircraft in a facility at Colleton County 's Lowcountry Regional Airport . "The uniqueness of the strategy that we have is that if you take large aircraft manufacturers, ...

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  5. South Carolina family admit man who was bit by rattlesnake yanked itRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... anti-venom, according to WCIV . He was in 'bad shape and greatly deteriorated' during the ambulance ride, Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy told The State . Adams' brother Kyle Colquitt (pictured) was also on the trip and said he saw Adams' ...

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  6. Upstate kayaker bitten multiple times after grabbing rattlesnake released from intensive careRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... bitten three times on the hand by the rattlesnake. The group traveled to the nearest landing and called 911. Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials initially said that the snake fell from a tree and onto Adams, but his brothers said Tuesday that ...

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  7. Kayaker hospitalized after rattlesnake falls from a tree and bites himCBS NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    When a group of friends in Colleton County, South Carolina, set out for a kayaking trip on Saturday, they were likely anticipating exercise, camaraderie and a lot of fresh air -- all the best that nature has to offer. What they got, however, was arguably one of the worst hands that nature can deal.

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  8. Snake Didn't Fall on SC Man, He Grabbed It, Family SaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... an interview with South Carolina tv station Fox Carolina , which is near the man's hometown of Anderson. Colleton County Fire-Rescue had said on Monday that the 28-year-old was with some friends kayaking on the Edisto River Saturday when the snake ...

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  9. Snakebite victim's family changes story about camping trip injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... l, it bit me,' and we started paddling." Shortly afterward, the group was able to call 911, and a medic from Colleton County Fire and Rescue treated Adams before he was rushed to a nearby hospital, WCSC-TV reported.

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  10. Rattlesnake plunges from tree into man's kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Greenville News

    The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake and was rushed to an area hospital, according to Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy. Rattlesnake plunges from tree into Anderson man's kayak, who was then bitten multiple times The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake and was rushed to an area hospital, according to Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy.

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  11. He was kayaking in a - paddler's paradise.' Then a rattlesnake fell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... with the man, a 28-year-old whom authorities have not identified. The snake bit the man on the hand twice, Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy told the Columbia (S.C.) State. The kayakers paddled to a boat landing at the intersection of two South ...

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  12. Man bitten by rattlesnake THREE times after he picked up the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... Kyle Colquitt, who was on the trip, told ABC News 4 that the group was kayaking on the Edison River in Colleton County when the 28-year-old Adams spotted something in the water. Michael Adsms, 29, was kayaking with friends on the Edison River in ...

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  13. South Carolina kayaker attacked by falling rattlesnakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    Falling rattlesnakes may not be a hazard most kayakers spend time worrying about, but the threat was all too real for a South Carolina man over the weekend. Fire and rescue officials in Colleton County say the 28-year-old was hospitalized in critical condition Saturday after the snake fell out of a tree on the Edisto River and bit him twice on the hand, WCSC reports.

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  14. Rattlesnake plunges from tree into kayak, then starts attacking the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    A South Carolina man thought he was going to enjoy a day outdoors with friends Sunday, but things took a frightening turn. The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake and had to be rushed to an area hospital, according to Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy.

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  15. Man bitten by rattlesnake that fell from tree while he was kayakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPMT-TV York

    ... m and bit him three times on the hand. "Medic 26 arrived about 12 minutes later and began treating the man," Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials said. "Colleton Medical Center was contacted and had anti-venom available."

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  16. Kayaker hospitalized after rattlesnake falls from tree, bites himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS News

    When a group of friends in Colleton County, South Carolina, set out for a kayaking trip on Saturday, they were likely anticipating exercise, camaraderie and a lot of fresh air -- all the best that nature has to offer. What they got, however, was arguably one of the worst hands that nature can deal.

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  17. Rattlesnake plunges from tree into kayak, then starts attacking the kayaker, SC fire chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A South Carolina man thought he was going to enjoy a day outdoors with friends Sunday, but things took a frightening turn. The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake and had to be rushed to an area hospital, according to Colleton County Fire Chief Barry McRoy.

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  18. Kayaker fights for life after rattlesnake falls from tree into boat,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    A day on the water turned into a man's fight for life after a rattlesnake fell into his boat as he was going down the river. The man, who has not been named, was enjoying the Edisto River in Colleton County, South Carolina, Sunday when the snake fell.

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  19. Jacob Smith named Patriot Boys Basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... math at Eagle Nest Elementary School, is in his 17th year of coaching. He was the head coach for the Colleton County Boys Basketball team the past two years. Under his leadership the Cougars finished the 2016-2017 season with a 15-10 record and a ...

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  20. Upstate man bitten 3 times by rattlesnake after it fell from a tree while he was kayakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMBF

    ... camping trip when a rattlesnake fell from the tree above him and began attacking him. According to WCSC , Colleton County Fire and Rescue officials say the medic arrived about 12 minutes later and began treating Adams. The Colleton Medical Center ...

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