Two state troopers injured in crash on I-35

(Photo by Neal Klaeser)
By  | 

BELLMEAD, Texas - Two Department of Public Safety troopers were injured Tuesday afternoon when their cruiser was struck by another vehicle on Interstate 35.

They both were taken to a Waco hospital.

DPS Sgt. D.L. Wilson said the troopers were in their patrol car during a rain storm when another a driver lost control of a vehicle, which smashed into the rear of their cruiser.

Wilson said the accident happened at little after 1 p.m. on Interstate 35 across from the Connally High School bus barn.

Wilson didn't have details on the troopers' injuries and did not immediately know if the other driver was injured.