CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Video shows car nearly strike officer on I-26 westbound

Charleston County News

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – The Mount Pleasant Police Department has released dash-cam video that shows a car almost strike an officer working a collision on I-26 earlier this week.

Motorists traveling on the interstate may have noticed a lot of law enforcement activity the evening of February 12th.

Police tell us an officer was assisting with that crash on I-26 westbound near mile marker 218 when his cruiser was sideswiped by another car.

The driver went on to hit several other vehicles before coming to a stop.

I-26 westbound was closed for some time while police and highway patrol worked to clear the scene.

Thankfully, the officer was not injured. There is no word on the status of that driver.

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