Public safety officer in critical condition following motorcycle accident

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The woman injured in a motorcycle accident on Johns Island over the weekend is in critical condition, according to hospital officials.

The woman is a public safety officer from the College of Charleston who was involved in an accident that happened Saturday on Main Road near Highway 17 North.

According to a report, a car pulled out in front of the officer while she was riding down Main Road.

Authorities say she tried to avoid the car but could not. The officer was taken to the hospital.

So far, the other driver has not been charged.

Copyright WCSC 2011.  All rights reserved.