Wharton County deputy nearly struck by oncoming 18-wheeler

Wharton County deputy has close call with 18-wheeler

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - The Wharton County Sheriff’s Office posted a video Tuesday night featuring a close call for one of their deputies.

The video on Facebook shows a deputy stop for a wreck and jump out of the way of an oncoming 18-wheeler.

The incident happened on US 59, just north of State Highway 71, in Wharton County.

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