NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating an accident involving a North Charleston Police Officer.
Authorities with the North Charleston Police Department say the accident happened shortly before 4 p.m. on East Montague Avenue in the area of McDowell Avenue.
Officials say the driver of a Cadillac pulled from McDowell Avenue onto Montague Avenue if the path of the cruiser. The officer's vehicle then hit the passenger side of the Cadillac, and also struck a power pole, causing damage to it, according to officials.
Both the Officer and the driver of the Cadillac were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.