The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a Horry County crossing guard.
The incident happened about 7:39 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Carolina Forest Boulevard and Gateway Avenue, near Carolina Forest Elementary School.
According to Cpl. Sonny Collins, the driver of the vehicle ran a red light as the crossing guard was crossing the road.
The driver of the vehicle has been identified as Martha Valle, 44. Valle is charged with disregarding a traffic light and failure to have a driver’s license.
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The crossing guard appears to have non-life threatening inuries.