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Troopers investigating crash involving Anderson police cruiser

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Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter) Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter)
Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter) Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter)
Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter) Police-involved crash (Source: Kristin Panter)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol are investigating a crash involving an Anderson police officer Monday morning.

Per the SC Highway Patrol website, the crash occurred on the 1900 block of North Main Street near North Avenue just after 8:30 a.m.

Troopers said the crash involved an SUV and a Dodge Charger police cruiser.

The SUV was heading and and the officer was heading west.

The SUV attempted to make a left turn onto North Avenue when the SUV was struck by the oncoming police cruiser.

The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital. A juvenile passenger in the car was not hurt. The officer was also unhurt.

Troopers said the driver of the SUV was cited for failure to yield.

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