Port Isabel police officer wrecks patrol unit

Authorities are investigating an accident where a Port Isabel police officer lost control of his patrol unit.

It all happened off Highway 100 and Highway 48 early Tuesday morning.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers are investigating the accident.

Investigators said the officer was on patrol as part of Operation Stone Garden when he lost control of his patrol unit.

The officer was not injured but will be required to undergo mandatory drug testing.