Ada Officer Hurt in Car Wreck

7-14-06 An Ada police officer has been critically injured in a car accident in Pontotoc County.

43-year-old Michael Lynch who is a shift captain at the Ada Police Department was involved in a two car accident around 5:30 Thursday night on Highway 3 south of Ada. He was off-duty at the time.

Troopers say an eastbound car lost control and struck lynch who was driving westbound. Lynch and his wife were both flown to ou medical center with severe injuries. No word on their conditions.