DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A sheriff’s deputy has been taken to the hospital following an accident at the intersection of Denton Road and Westgate Parkway.
Eyewitnesses said a woman in a grey truck ran a red light and rammed right into the side of the deputy’s SUV. The vehicle flipped over before stopping several yards away from the intersection.
Both individuals were removed from their vehicles. Witnesses said the deputy was coherent when he was taken out before being taken for treatment.
A woman living in the area said this is the third accident in that area in around two months where a car was hit and flipped over. Citizens at the scene expressed their concerns about the roads’ safety with the increasing amount of speeding drivers.