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Highway patrol car hit by truck

Highway patrol car hit by truck

May 1, 2014 - The Associated Press

BUFFALO -- A Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper is recovering from minor injuries after his parked patrol car was struck by a pickup truck north of Midwest in southern Johnson County.

The state patrol says trooper Richard Burridge was sitting in his vehicle when it was hit Wednesday morning.

Authorities say Michael Bagley of Riverton, Utah, drove through traffic cones and hit the patrol car.

Bagley, who was not injured, was cited by troopers for careless driving.

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