Cheraw police officer hurt in car accident
Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:14:41 GMT —
Highway Patrol has charged Phillip Andrew Reep with Simple Possession of Marijuana, Operating Uninsured Vehicle, and Failure to Yield Right of Way in a car crash that injured a Cheraw police officer Tuesday night.
The officer was traveling on Highway 52 when troopers say Reep crashed into his patrol car.
The officer suffered a broken nose and broken cheek bone.
His name isn't being released at this time.
Reep was treated and released from a hospital for his injuries.
He's being held in the Chesterfield County Detention Center.
The officer's patrol car was totaled in the wreck. Highway Patrol says this investigation is ongoing.