Deputy Involved in Morning Accident in Midland County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - A wreck on Thursday morning involved a Midland County Sheriff's Deputy.

DPS Troopers were called out to the accident around 6:30 a.m. on interstate 20, near FM 1788.

The deputy was responding to a fire when a pick-up rear ended him causing him to slam into an 18 wheeler.

The driver of the big rig suffered minor injuries.

Both the deputy and the driver of the pickup were transported with unknown injuries.

Troopers are investigating.