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Dougherty County Police Officer hurt in crash

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A Dougherty County Police Officer sufferred minor injuries in a car crash in his patrol vehicle Monday afternoon.

Around 3 o'clock Sgt. Eric Hermann was responding to an emergency call with his lights and siren on when he collided with a large pickup truck and trailer at the corner of Moultrie Road and Mock Road.

Hermann suffered injuries to his left wrist and was taken to a doctor to have it checked out.

The driver of the truck, Joel Brown of Pitts, was not injured.

State Troopers say Brown had the green light and entered the intersection without seeing the Officer.

Troopers say they will not file charges.

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