ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10)
On June 25, 2020 at 10:10am, a multi vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of Atlanta Road and Windy Hill Road.
A Pro Tree Service semi-truck flipped over onto a Smyrna Police Department patrol car entrapping the officer inside of the vehicle. The Smyrna and Cobb County Fire Departments worked together to extricate the officer.
Upon getting the officer extricated from the patrol vehicle, Smyrna officer P. Colburn was transported to Kennestone Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The Cobb County Police Department and the Georgia State Patrol arrived on scene to provide law enforcement assistance. The Cobb County Police Department’s Selected Traffic Enforcement Unit (S.T.E.P.) will be working the accident scene at the request of Chief Joseph Bennett.