Troopers: Two deputies involved in Goose Creek wreck

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating after they say a Berkeley County deputy rear-ended another on St. James Avenue Tuesday in Goose Creek, injuring another motorist and a passenger.

According to troopers, a man was stopped in traffic in his Ford pickup on St. James Avenue at Fairfax Boulevard with a Berkeley County Sheriff's Office deputy sitting behind him when a second deputy failed to stop.

Troopers said the deputy rear-ended the other deputy, who then rear-ended the man in the pickup in front of them.

All three drivers were taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries and a passenger in the pickup was treated for minor injuries, troopers said.

The incident, which happened about 5:30 p.m., is still under investigation.

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