Deputy among 2 injured in crash in Guilford County

Guilford County Sheriff's Office patrol car. (File photo/WGHP)

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — A Guilford County deputy was among two people injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening.

The crash happened on Millstream Road near McLeansville at 6:09 p.m.

Guilford County Sheriff’s Office Col. Randy Powers said the deputy was responding to a call and collided with a vehicle pulling out of the LabCorp parking lot.

The deputy was headed east on Millstream Road and a silver car was exiting the parking lot and attempting a left-hand turn, according to Trooper Brandon Baker. The deputy’s car then hit the car and went left-of-center and struck a fence.

Both were taken to the hospital and the severity of their injuries is unknown.

The deputy and the other driver were taken to area hospitals. There is no word on the extent of their injuries.