Deputy's car involved in crash

Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 9:09 PM
Last updated 10:53 PM
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A Richmond County Sheriff’s vehicle was in an accident Friday night.

At 7:22 p.m., dispatch got a call for an accident involving an officer’s car on Gay Drive off of Mike Padgett Highway. No major injuries were reported, the officer was taken to the Medical College of Georgia Hospital with a minor head injury, a dispatcher said.

The car had a K-9 unit in the back that was transported to an animal hospital, but the injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

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Riverman1
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Riverman1 02/10/12 - 11:43 pm
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Hate to keep harping on the

Hate to keep harping on the headlines, but this is inaccurate, too. The Sheriff is a person. He was not involved in an accident. A deputy was.

raul
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raul 02/10/12 - 11:48 pm
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@Riverman, but it got your

@Riverman, but it got your attention as it was designed to do!

Riverman1
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Riverman1 02/11/12 - 12:02 am
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Raul..ha...yep.

Raul..ha...yep.

AutumnLeaves
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AutumnLeaves 02/11/12 - 12:30 am
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Follow-up please, if

Follow-up please, if appropriate to provide? Names of deputy and dog, and conditions?

ConcernedTaxpayer
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ConcernedTaxpayer 02/11/12 - 09:27 am
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Too many details missing.

Too many details missing. Was another vehicle involved? What was the cause of the accident?

broad street narrow mind
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broad street narrow mind 02/11/12 - 10:41 am
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"deputy's car involved in
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"deputy's car involved in crash" sounds a lot like "mistakes were made."

AutumnLeaves
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AutumnLeaves 02/11/12 - 04:25 pm
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Still no update?

Still no update?

jackrussell
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jackrussell 02/12/12 - 07:34 am
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The Deputy was not at fault.

The Deputy was not at fault. The Deputy was going south when a north bound vehicle turned left into the path of the Deputy. The other vehicle's driver was drunk.

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