Anderson,SC : Troopers investigating crash involving Anderson police cruiser on August, Monday 28th 2017
Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol are investigating a crash involving an Anderson police officer Monday morning.
Per the SC Highway Patrol website, the crash occurred on the 1900 block of North Main Street near North Avenue just after 8:30 a.m.
Troopers said the crash involved an SUV and a Dodge Charger police cruiser.
The SUV was heading and and the officer was heading west.
The SUV attempted to make a left turn onto North Avenue when the SUV was struck by the oncoming police cruiser.
The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital. A juvenile passenger in the car was not hurt. The officer was also unhurt.
Troopers said the driver of the SUV was cited for failure to yield.
Troopers investigating crash involving Anderson police cruiser