Deputy Struck by Vehicle While Responding to Crash


At approximately 8:49 p.m., Fri. April 19, Murfreesboro Police Officers were dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a car and a semi, near S. Church Street and Savannah Ridge Dr.

A Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputy was assisting with directing traffic when he was struck by the vehicle. The deputy was outside of his car when he was hit. He suffered non-threatening injuries and was treated at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital and later released, said Chief Deputy Keith Lowery.

Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers are still investigating.

Please Join Our FREE Newsletter!