ODESSA - A State Trooper gets slammed into a telephone pole while on his way to an accident.
We're told the Trooper was going down 42nd Street in Odessa when he went into the turning lane.
A red pickup also pulled into the turning lane.
To avoid hitting the truck, the trooper swerved into oncoming traffic.
To avoid oncoming cars, the trooper swerved and hit a telephone pole.