Cherokee Co. deputy sheriff released from hospital after 2-car crash
POSTED: Monday, January 6, 2014 - 5:39pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 6, 2014 - 6:24pm
Cherokee County, Texas (KETK) — A Cherokee County Deputy Sheriff was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries after his patrol car hit a stop-sign running civilian.
According to Cherokee County Sheriff James Campbell, around 1:00 p.m., the deputy sheriff was driving through an intersection in Jacksonville when a driver ran a stop sign and was t-boned by the official.
The deputy sheriff, who is not being identified at this time, suffered minor injuries, was taken to a local hospital by private vehicle, but has since been released.
Both cars were totaled and the driver of the other car was ticketed for failing to yield the right-of-way and being uninsured.