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.