DPS trooper transported to hospital after multi-vehicle accident

Trooper was injured in the head-on collision with another car

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HOUSTON - A DPS trooper was transported to a hospital after a multi-vehicle accident on Wednesday, according to the Harris County sheriff's Office.

Officials say Trooper John Sampa was traveling eastbound on FM 1960 West off Highway 249 when a motorist pulling out of Solone Street and the two collided.

The trooper and the driver were taken to Willowbrook Methodist Hospital in stable condition.

According to officials, the driver will face charges with failure to yield to the right of way from a stop sign.

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