Burton Fire District responded to three crashes only hours apart Tuesday morning that sent two people to the hospital.
The first wreck was on Trask Parkway just after 6 a.m., according to a district news release. A vehicle drove off the roadway into a marsh, but the driver was uninjured.
The next crash was on Parris Island Gateway just north of Robert Smalls Parkway shortly before 8:30 a.m., according to the release. A pickup truck and a car collided, sending the female driver of the small vehicle to Beaufort Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Two lanes were blocked for about a half hour to clear the area.
The third accident was only a matter of minutes after the second, at the intersection of Robert Smalls Parkway and Goethe Hill Road, according to the release. A car and a minivan crashed, sending the female driver of the car to Beaufort Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. This wreck slowed traffic for about 15 minutes.