Posted: Nov 12, 2012 9:18 PM
Updated: Nov 12, 2012 9:37 PM
HIDALGO COUNTY - A sheriff's deputy is in stable condition after an accident Monday east of Edinburg.
The accident happened when a motorist driving on the wrong side of the road slammed into the deputy's patrol unit.
Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Johnny Hernandez said the deputy was traveling south on FM 1423 near Curry Road when a van hit his vehicle.
The driver and the deputy were taken to a hospital. Both are expected to recover.