Mt. Pleasant cop wrecks while responding to call for service

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a Mt. Pleasant police officer was involved in a wreck on Paul Cantrell Boulevard while responding to an emergency call on Wednesday night.

Major Jim Brady with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office said the collision happened at the intersection of Paul Cantrell Boulevard and Tobias Gadsden Road around 7:40 p.m.

Brady said the officer did have his lights and sirens on at the time of the incident.  Both drivers were taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

The investigation of the collision is ongoing, Brady added.

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