Deputy Injured in Accident

4-17-05- A Hunt County Sheriff's Deputy was careflighted from the scene of an accident on F.M. 901 about one mile north of Sadler in Grayson County Sunday night.

Troopers say Deputy Richard Hill of Klondike, Texas was driving a white Dodge pick-up when another car swerved into his lane. Hill turned to avoid the car, overcorrected, and his vehicle flipped several times.

Hill was not ejected but he was seriously injured. He was careflighted to Baylor Medical Center in Dallas.

Troopers do not have a good description of the vehicle that caused the accident.

Traffic was shut down on F.M. 901 for about an hour Sunday night.