Motorcyclist injured in crash involving Aynor police vehicle on S. Hwy 701 near Loris

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LORIS, SC (WBTW) – A motorcycle driver was flown to the hospital with injuries after a crash involving an Aynor police car in Loris.

The crash happened at about 6:11 p.m. on Tuesday in the area of 2245 S. Highway 701. The motorcycle failed to stop for blue lights, according to Aynor Police Chief David Thompson.

An Aynor police officer attempted to make a traffic stop for a traffic violation in Aynor, Chief Thompson said. The pursuit ended with a collision between the motorcycle and an Aynor police vehicle.

The motorcycle driver was flown to Grand Strand Medical Center. The officer signed a medical waiver.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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