Edwards County, TX – Hwy 377 Crash Sends Deputy to Hospital
Edwards County, TX (September 5, 2019) – On September 3, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 377.
According to reports from the Edwards County Sheriff’s Department, Deputy Adrian Ruiz was out of his vehicle on the highway conducting a traffic stop, near Rural Route 674, when he was struck by a red pickup truck.
The Officer was life-flighted to an area hospital for emergency medical treatment. At this time, the officer is said to be in critical condition.
The incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Deputy Adrian Ruiz and his family at this time.
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