Car hits officer, wrecker in McLoud
MCLOUD, Okla. – A police officer and wrecker are recovering after being hit by a suspected drunk driver Thursday night while dealing with another drunk driver.
Officials said a passing car hit them on I-40 between Firelake Casino and the City of Shawnee.
Authorities said a the officer and a tow truck driver were working alongside the interstate on a drunk driving accident when they were hit by another suspected drunk driver.
The McLoud officer was taken to a Shawnee hospital for a leg injury and the tow truck driver was rushed to a metro hospital for a head injury.
Two people have been arrested; their names have not been released.