WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem police officer was involved in a traffic accident on Friday evening.
The accident was reported at 6:54 p.m.
The Winston-Salem Police Department patrol car, operated by Officer W.B. Armstrong, struck a pole in the 1400 block of New Walkertown Road.
Armstrong was treated at Forsyth Medical Center and released.
The accident is under investigation.