Rusk County DPS trooper involved in accident - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Rusk County DPS trooper involved in accident

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

A state trooper was involved in a one-vehicle accident in Rusk County Wednesday night, according to the Department of Public Safety.

It happened around 8 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 259 and Business 259, about a mile outside Kilgore.

The trooper, whose name has not been released, was trying to make a traffic stop when he lost control of his car on the wet highway. Officials say he hit a culvert and went into a creek bed.

The trooper was not hurt, and the road was temporarily closed while a wrecker removed the DPS cruiser.

Copyright 2013 KLTV. All Rights reserved.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Trump campaign created own rules on sexual harassment

    Trump campaign created own rules on sexual harassment

    Saturday, November 18 2017 3:09 AM EST2017-11-18 08:09:31 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-11-18 16:02:36 GMT

    While allegations of sexual harassment topple the careers of some men, Trump moves ahead unscathed as he writes his own rules.

    While allegations of sexual harassment topple the careers of some men, Trump moves ahead unscathed as he writes his own rules.

  • Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

    Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

    Friday, November 17 2017 2:02 PM EST2017-11-17 19:02:57 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-11-18 16:02:26 GMT

    The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee says the Trump administration's decision to allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport is the "wrong move at the wrong time.".

    The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee says the Trump administration's decision to allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport is the "wrong move at the wrong time.".

  • AP sources: Trump Tower meeting in 2016 draws more scrutiny

    AP sources: Trump Tower meeting in 2016 draws more scrutiny

    Saturday, November 18 2017 3:19 AM EST2017-11-18 08:19:29 GMT
    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-11-18 16:02:23 GMT

    AP sources: Congressional investigators asking 2 participants in 2016 Trump Tower meeting why they discussed the gathering in Moscow a year later.

    AP sources: Congressional investigators asking 2 participants in 2016 Trump Tower meeting why they discussed the gathering in Moscow a year later.

Powered by Frankly