Trooper, others injured during traffic stop on I-40

CANADIAN CO. (KFOR) – Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports the trooper was struck while he was working a traffic stop on I-40.

OHP reports the says, the Eastbound I-40 off-ramp to Cimarron Rd. (mm 132) is closed and Eastbound I-40 is narrowed at Cimarron Rd. (mm 132) due to a crash.

Officials say the trooper had pulled over a vehicle and was standing on the passenger side when the drive of an SUV crashed into the vehicle that was pulled over.

The trooper and both drivers were taken to the hospital.

The troopers injuries are not life-threatening.

The investigation continues.


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