Deputies investigate crash that seriously injured 2 people

RAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) -- Two people were seriously injured Friday morning when a tractor trailer collided with a dump truck in the town of Ravenel.

According to Charleston County deputies, the dump truck was parked in the median on Highway 17 near Old Jacksonboro Road for trash pick up when the tractor trailer swerved and collided with it.

The drivers of both vehicles were taken to Medical University Hospital in serious condition. The injuries to both drivers was described as severe by officials.

Deputies are investigating the crash.