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Hendersonville Intersection Prone To Crashes

Posted at 1:36 PM, Apr 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-17 14:37:50-04

The Hendersonville intersection where first responders were struck by a vehicle over the weekend is prone to crashes.

The most recent incident on New Shackle Island Road at Drakes Creek Road happened Saturday night.

More: First Responders Hit At Scene Of Crash

First responders had been called to the scene of a motorcycle crash when they were struck by a vehicle. They had just loaded the motorcyclist into the back of the ambulance at the time of the collision.

In the course of a year, officials said they respond to at least a dozen wrecks at the intersection. The speed limit in the area is 45 mph.