Monroe Police officer struck by vehicle in front of school


MONROE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – A Monroe Police officer was hit by a vehicle and injured while directing traffic in front of a school Monday morning, according to the Monroe Police Department.

Police said the officer was hit around 8 a.m. in front of the Apprentice Academy High School on Weddington Road.

The officer was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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Authorities said the incident is under investigation. No charges have been filed.

Police said more information about the incident and any potential charges will be released following the investigation.

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