Litter Officer injured in wreck
DECATUR, Tennessee (WDEF) – The Meigs County Sheriff’s Department says a litter officer of theirs was injured in a wreck.
Officer Mike Long was driving the vehicle and trailer with four inmates inside on Highway 58.
They were headed south when another vehicle was trying to pass heading north.
The passing vehicle hit the litter truck and trailer.
Officer Long was taken to the hospital, but was expected to be released.
None of the inmates were injured.
Charges are pending against the other driver.