Car Wreck Sends Four People to the Hospital

BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- A car crash in Northwest sent four people, including a police officer to the hospital.

The collision happened Saturday morning on Mount Misery Road off Northwest Road.

Two children, their mother and a Northwest police officer were taken to the hospital.

Witnesses say the officer was making a U-turn to pursue another vehicle when a Ford Taurus hit the police car.

The officer was kept in the hospital overnight for observation. The driver of the other car injured her ankle.

A family member says both children were okay.

Reported by Kelli O'Hara