Major crashes cruiser while responding to shooting

BOWMAN, SC (WCSC) - A major with the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office was injured during a crash while responding to a shooting call in Bowman Saturday.

Officials say Major Rene Williams was driving on Big Buck Boulevard when he crashed his vehicle.

Williams was taken to the hospital, and Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said he would remain on medical leave until his doctor released him.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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