Beaufort News

Man injured after car crashes into building

A man was taken to the hospital late Saturday after the car he was driving struck four other vehicles and an apartment building at the Oaks at Broad River Landing in Burton, according to a Burton Fire District news release.

Burton Fire District fire crews and Beaufort County EMS responded to the crash in the parking lot of the apartment complex on Riverchase Blvd. at about 11 p.m., according to the release.

It appeared that the driver of a 2006 BMW struck four vehicles before finally came to a stop after hitting an apartment building, the release said.

The male driver of the car was taken by ambulance to Beaufort Memorial Hospital. His injuries are unknown, the release said.

Fire crews remained on scene for about two hours assessing the building for structural stability before allowing residents return to their homes, the release said.