Jefferson County Deputy Injured in Head-On Crash on Eastex Freeway in BeaumontKiprop Vincent
Jefferson County Deputy Hospitalized After Beaumont Car Crash on Eastex Freeway and Dowlen near Target
Beaumont, Texas (August 2, 2020) – A Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a head-on collision early Sunday morning in Beaumont, according to police.
The crash happened around 4:20 a.m. on Eastex Freeway and Dowlen near Target.
Police said a vehicle was traveling the wrong way on the freeway when it crashed head-on into the deputy’s patrol unit.
The crash impacted the vehicle of an unidentified couple.
The deputy was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
The wrong-way driver might have been impaired.
The crash remains under investigation.
We wish the injured victim a quick recovery.
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