Chatham County Deputy Wrecks Patrol Car Enroute To Call
A Chatham County deputy, responding to a call, lost control of his patrol car hitting a sign and a tree this morning on Highway 1 near Exit 79.
The deputy, whose name was not released, was transported to UNC Hospital. He was responding at the scene, but would go in and out of consciousness.
The deputy was responding to a call in reference to inmates that were being transported from Union County. According to reports one of the inmates had started beating his head on a window and had called for help.