Officer hospitalized in wreck Thursday

A North Charleston officer was hospitalized after a single-vehicle wreck Thursday night.

The officer was responding to a call about 10:30 p.m. when the crash occurred at Dorchester Road and Industrial Drive, police spokesman Spencer Pryor said.

S. C. Highway Patrol is investigating the wreck, which Pryor said appeared to be weather related.

Paramedics transported the officer to Medical University Hospital for treatment, Pryor said.

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