SC Highway Patrol trooper struck by car fleeing checkpoint has 'great bodily injuries'
Thursday, June 13, 2019
ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WRDW/WAGT) -- A South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was struck by car in a hit-and-run on Monday.
The Highway Patrol says the incident occurred around 11 p.m. on Till Road near Langley Road.
Officials say the trooper was struck by a four-door 2016 Honda Accord that was fleeing a driver's license checkpoint.
"The trooper received great bodily injuries as a result of the crash," a statement from the Highway Patrol said.
If you have any information about this case, you're asked to contact the Highway Patrol at 1-800-768-1506 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.