Montgomery police officer in critical condition, woman stable after crashMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Feb 18 2017 8:38 AM
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A Montgomery police officer and one other person were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Montgomery Friday afternoon, according to the Montgomery Police Department.
The crash happened on Woodley Road near Knollwood Road, which is close to Peter Crump Elementary.
Montgomery Police Chief Ernest Finley identified the officer as 22-year-old Carlos Taylor. Taylor has been on the force for two years.
"His command staff sees him as a go-to officer that we have on the streets of Montgomery," Finley said.
At 1 p.m. Friday, Taylor was assigned to special detail and was behind the wheel of an unmarked car. He responding to help another officer who was trying to apprehend a suspect with a gun when he collided with another vehicle, Finley said. There was major damage to both vehicles.