Folly Road topic page

7:46 am on Sunday October 7, 2012

In aftermath of fatality following Skinful event, lawsuit filed

Last year Beau James Froehlich died after injuries he sustained while leaving the annual Skinful Halloween party on James Island. Later that year, the man accused of an alleged DUI that lead to Froehlich's death, Matthew Fisher, died after he was...
3:18 am on Tuesday May 15, 2012

Cyclist killed in Folly Road wreck was suspect from 'Skinful' death (Updated)

Update: A lawsuit has been filed. The cyclist killed in a wreck on Folly Road on Thursday evening is the same man, Matthew Reid Fisher, that was charged with an alleged felony DUI after the auto-pedestrian fatal accident near the "Skinful Halloween...
5:40 am on Monday March 19, 2012

Fatal wreck on Folly Road claims two lives (victims identified)

Update March 20: The Post and Courier has a follow up article with more details on Sunday's fatal wreck. The deceased have been identified as Joshua Miller, 33, and James Minschew, 73, both of Folly Beach. Six others, including MIller's two young...
3:14 am on Monday January 23, 2012

Folly Road near U.S. 17 blocked by downed power poles

Two downed power poles on Folly Road as it turns toward downtown Charleston is plugging up traffic and has left some 200 SCE&G customers without power, and blocking all five lanes of traffic. The cause is being attributed to a driver with an...
10:25 am on Tuesday April 12, 2011

One dead, two injured in early morning James Island shooting (updated)

Image by Flickr user Null ValueUpdate April 12: One suspect jailed while the police are still searching for another, according to an update by The Post and Courier. Ishmel Jayvan Lemon, 24, of James Island was arrested Friday in connection with the...
1:40 pm on Monday March 7, 2011

Jam's Buffalo Café opens on Folly Road (update: scores a good review)

Image by Jam's Buffalo CafeUpdate March 7: Rob Young over at The Post and Courier has penned review of Jam's Buffalo Cafe and gives the new spot on Folly Road two thumbs up. Be it Sandwiches, burgers, wraps or wings, it sounds as though you can't go...
3:44 pm on Wednesday February 16, 2011

Fatal accident on Folly Road injures four, kills one (update: names, no seat belts)

Image by Flickr user davetoasterUpdate February 16: Police have released info that none of the four people injured and one killed yesterday were wearing seat belts. They've also released the names, and the woman that died was 19-year-old Meghan...
10:46 am on Wednesday December 29, 2010

Two men with guns rob Folly Road Pizza Hut

Image by Flickr user RoadsidepicturesTwo men with guns walked in the front door of the 890 Folly Road Pizza Hut last night and robbed the register. The two employees working were unharmed and the safe untapped because it was equipped with a time...
6:32 am on Sunday July 4, 2010

Truck pulls in front of paramedic on motorcycle

Image by Flickr user Steve Snodgrass As paramedics responded to a traffic accident and drowning, one responder on a motorcycle collided with a truck that pulled in front of him on Folly Road. Head over to The Post and Courier for the story.
3:00 am on Tuesday February 2, 2010

Bicyclist dead after being struck by SUV on James Island

Image by Google Maps Stephen Baduk, of James Island, died Sunday night after being struck by an SUV while he tried to cross Folly Road. The Post and Courier has a brief. Read more stories on this subject in our bike topic page.