2 hospitalized after police unit, truck involved in head-on collision

Vehicle rolls over

Pharr Police are investigating a head-on collision involving a Pharr Police Department officer in an SUV and a truck that sent two people to the hospital.

It happened after 1 p.m. Saturday on Dicker Road near I Road in Pharr.

Witnesses tell Action 4 News the police officer was exiting a private property when he and the driver of the truck collided.

The truck rolled over and both vehicles sustained major damage as a result of the crash.

Both the officer and the truck driver were taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident caused a portion of Dicker Road to be shut down between Rusty Road and Steve Lane.