Ohio State Highway Patrol Cruiser Hit

by Emily Baird on February 15, 2010 at 6:20 am

An Ohio State Highway Patrol cruiser is hit on Interstate 70 in Guernsey County this afternoon while the trooper was responding to a commercial truck in the median.

A Cambridge Post dispatcher says the trooper was out of the vehicle and aiding a truck driver who had jack-knifed into the median. He had his lights on a was attempting to slow down traffic when the dispatcher says a new jersey driver lost control of his vehicle, spun out, and hit the cruiser.

It caused about four thousand dollars in damage to the cruiser. No one was injured in the incident.