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Three police officers injured in traffic crash in North Myrtle Beach

The scene of the accident. (Source: Ashleigh Galloway) The scene of the accident. (Source: Ashleigh Galloway)

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A multi-vehicle accident in North Myrtle Beach on Wednesday afternoon resulted in three North Myrtle Beach police officers being injured.

According to Pat Dowling, spokesperson for the city of North Myrtle Beach, the accident happened on U.S. 17. A motorist struck a patrol vehicle from behind, which sent that car into another police cruiser.

Dowling said the three officers and the other driver were sent to the hospital. The extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

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