HOUSTON – A Harris County Precinct 4 constable deputy was injured after a truck struck his patrol car Saturday afternoon in north Harris County, officials said.
The crash was reported around 5 p.m. in the 600 block of Hollow Tree Lane.
Officials said the constable deputy was struck by a driver who showed several signs of intoxication. Officials said the constable deputy was pinned inside his patrol car from the impact of the crash. He was taken to Houston Northwest Medical Center hospital in stable condition, officials said.
The other driver's condition is unknown. No arrests have been made.
Officials said around 10 p.m., the constable deputy involved in the crash was released from the hospital.
We are pleased to announce that our Deputy injured in the vehicle accident this evening has been released from the hospital. He will be off work healing from his injuries sustained in the accident. pic.twitter.com/aoQKu9uW9z— Mark Herman, Harris County Constable Precinct 4 (@Pct4Constable) December 30, 2018