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Glynn County Police officer transported to Memorial after crash

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

A Glynn County Police Department officer was involved in a collision Thursday in Brunswick. 

Glynn County Police Department officers were responding to a shots fired call around 6:30 p.m. Officer Jacob Kapeller was responding northbound on Hwy 341 in the rain.

According to GCPD, Officer Kapeller lost control of his patrol car near Wages Road, causing his car to spin and strike another vehicle.

Officer Kapeller was transported to Southeast Georgia Health System and then was transported to Memorial with serious injuries. Due to the weather, an air transport to Memorial Health was not an option therefore police provided an escort to an ambulance, according to SCMPD.

The occupants of a Ford F150 and Toyota Camry were also transported to Southeast Georgia Health System.

GSP is investigating the crash. 

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