MBPD officer injured in collision while responding to fire call

MBPD officer injured in collision while responding to fire call
MBPD says a police officer was taken to the hospital after the wreck. (Source: WMBF News)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) - A Myrtle Beach Police officer was taken to the hospital Saturday following a wreck at the intersection of Mr. Joe White Avenue and Highway 17 Bypass.

Cpl. Tom Vest with MBPD said the officer was responding to a fire in the area of the Ripken Experience off Mr. Joe White Avenue.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

Copyright 2019 WMBF. All rights reserved.