Videos courtesy Tom Cobin.
DARE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — A Kill Devil Hills Police Officer’s patrol car was involved in an accident with another vehicle Wednesday night.
The crash happened around 7:15 p.m. near US 158 and Goddard Street.
A release from the police department said the driver of a Ford pickup was traveling northbound on US 158, when he crossed the center turn lane and hit the police car which was traveling southbound.
Video shot by a WAVY viewer at the scene shows a truck and a police vehicle with significant damage. Neither the officer nor the other driver was seriously hurt.
Police arrested 22-year-old Troy Baldwin on a charge of DWI. The North Carolina Highway Patrol is the lead investigating agency.