Rutherford Co. Deputy hit by vehicle while responding to crash

Posted at 9:34 PM, Apr 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-20 17:10:29-04

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Rutherford County deputy was hit by a car while directing traffic.

The crash involved a semi-truck and a car on South Church Street at Savannah Ridge around 9 p.m.

According to the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office, while the deputy was directing traffic around the crash scene, he was hit by a vehicle. His injuries were not life-threatening. He was treated and released from St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.

Tennessee Highway Patrol is still investigating the incident.