LINCOLN COUNTY, Okla. — The moment a reckless driver smashed into an Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) trooper was captured on dashcam video.
On April 18, an OHP trooper was parked in the Turner Turnpike’s inside lane in Lincoln County.
According to officials, the officer was directing traffic for a turnpike maintenance crew.
A vehicle swerved to avoid another marked OHP unit and smashed with the trooper, according to authorities.
The trooper sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.
A ticket for reckless driving was issued to the motorist.