North Charleston officer, woman injured in wreck on East Montague Avenue

A North Charleston officer and a second driver were treated at a local hospital after being involved in a wreck Saturday on East Montague Avenue.

The officer was headed west in his cruiser around 4 p.m. when a Cadillac pulled into his path at the McDowell Avenue intersection, police spokesman Spencer Pryor said. The officer struck the Cadillac's passenger side then crashed into a power pole.

Both the officer and the woman driving other car were transported to a hospital with injuries that weren't believed to be life threatening, Pryor said. The S.C. Highway Patrol is investigating the collision.

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