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Posted: Jul 10, 2012 4:15 AM

Updated: Jul 10, 2012 7:03 AM

PALMVIEW - State troopers are investigating an overnight accident involving a Border Patrol unit. It happened around 1:30 a.m. near Military Road and Abram Road.

DPS spokesperson Omar Monrreal tells CHANNEl 5 NEWS a man driving a Crown Victoria was heading west on Abram Road when he crossed the street and crashed head on with the Border Patrol unit. Two agents were in the vehicle. Both ended up in the hospital. We're working to get an update on their conditions.

Troopers arrested the driver of the Crown Victoria. He's being held at the Mission jail, according to troopers. The driver will likely face a judge later today.

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