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Update: Jacksonville officer involved in wreck

Update: According to Jacksonville Police, Jacksonville Detective Jeremy Pate was traveling eastbound on Highway 79. Another driver, Bobby Tennison, 24, was in the turn lane in the westbound lane. 

Police say both drivers' views were obstructed by a vehicle in front of Detective Pate; Tennison turned and hit Pate's vehicle. 

Pate was treated and released for head, shoulder and knee pain.  Three citations were issued to Tennison, who was taken to the hospital, treated and released. 

There has been no arrest at this time.




JACKSONVILLE, TX (KLTV) - A Jacksonville Police officer was involved in a wreck around 12:30 today.

The accident happened on Fulton Street at Highway 79 in the city limits of Jacksonville. The officer was taken to the hospital for tests. There is no word at this time on his injuries or identity.

KLTV has a crew en route and will have more information shortly.

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