Denison Officer Injured in Car Accident

8-8-06 - A police officer in Denison was hurt Tuesday afternoon when his police cruiser was hit by an elderly driver. It happened around 2:45 p.m. on Crawford Street.

Police say the senior was headed south on Maurice Street, when he may have passed out, and rolled through a stop sign at Crawford and hit the front of Officer Fred Tillman's patrol car.

Tillman and the elderly man were taken to Texoma Medical Center. Both men may have concussions but should otherwise be fine.