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Waynesboro Police Officer Slams another Car

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Update: The Driver of the 2011 Ford Crown Victoria Police vehicle was 27-year-old Officer Shamica R. Spears. The driver of the 2003 Hyundai Accent was 71-year-old Annette S. Powell.

This incident remains under investigation.

Friday night in Waynesboro, a police officer responding to a call for a domestic dispute crashed into another car at the intersection of Main Street and Arch Avenue.

Investigators say the 27-year-old officer's Crown Victoria crashed into a 2003 Hyundai around 7 p.m. Both drivers were taken to Augusta Health.

Waynesboro police say their officer was driving with flashing lights and siren at the time of the collision.

The 27-year-old officer was treated and released, but there was no word at last check on the condition of the other driver, a 71-year-old person from Crozet.

Other officers were able to get to the domestic call.

The suspect had already fled but was picked up later and charged with two counts of brandishing a firearm and another count of assault and battery on a family member.

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