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Deputy's vehicle struck by suspected drunk driver in Pasadena

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PASADENA, Texas – A Precinct 8 Constable was hit by a suspected drunk driver while en route to a major accident on Thursday night.

The deputy had his lights on and was going through the intersection on the Beltway service road at Fairmont when a vehicle struck him from the right.

The deputy was checked out by EMS and was not taken to the hospital.

KPRC will provide updates when they become available.