Monroe Police Offer Struck While Directing School Traffic

WBTV is reporting a Monroe police officer was struck this morning while directing traffic. According to the city of Monroe, the officer was directing traffic in front of Apprentice Academy High School off Weddington Road around 8 a.m. when he was hit. The officer was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Monroe city officials said. The incident is currently being investigated and charges will be determined upon completion, according to officials.

Author: Mike Jackson