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UPDATE: Deputy in morning accident was transporting inmate

ANGELINA COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - The rainy weather played a role in a wreck that sent an East Texas deputy to the hospital.

A Nacogdoches County Deputy lost control in Angelina County Monday morning, just before 9.

The deputy was transporting an inmate.

The cruiser rolled down a steep embankment on Highway 59, in the Redland area.

The deputy is now out of the hospital.

The inmate, authorities say, was not injured, but taken to the hospital as a precaution.

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