By Marcie Young
The Charlotte Observer
GRANITE FALLS, N.C. — A Granite Falls police officer was recovering Monday after flipping his patrol car and undergoing surgery over the weekend at Carolina Medical Center, authorities said.
Office Roger Crosby and Sgt. Jon Hicks were responding to an emergency call for service in separate cars at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday, when a large dog darted into the roadway and was hit by Hicks, said Sgt. D.D. Dawson of the Highway Patrol.
N.C. officer recovering after flipping squad