Hwy. 61 in W. Ashley reopens after accident involving police officer, motorist

VIDEO: Hwy. 61 in W. Ashley reopens after accident involving police officer, motorist

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCSC) - Highway 61 in West Ashley has reopened following an accident involving a police officer and a motorist Thursday night.

Charleston police closed the highway in both directions between the Village Green subdivision and the entrance to Magnolia Plantation for roughly two hours.

According to CPD officials, the officer and motorist have non-life threatening injuries.

Highway Patrol is investigating.

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