According to a statement from the Texas Highway Patrol, a trooper was treated and released from ETMC-Tyler Wednesday, Mar. 8 after the driver of an F-150 truck pulled out in front of him.
The truck pulled out in front of the trooper’s patrol unit, causing the unit to hit the truck in the back left door according to the statement.
The DPS cruiser caught on-fire according to a witness.
Authorities say both drivers and the truck’s passenger were taken to ETMC-Tyler for non-life threatening injuries. The trooper was treated and released but the crash remains under investigation.
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