According to Fairhope Police Chief Stephanie Hollinghead, a Fairhope officer was involved in an accident the afternoon of Friday, April 12.

Hollinghead said the officer was not injured after the accident. 

She said the accident caused the officer's airbags to deploy, but she's fine. 

"It was just an accident, the officer wasn't involved in a chase," she said. 

The accident occurred shortly before 6 p.m. on Highway 98 near Twin Beech Road. 

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