SMITH COUNTY — A Smith County Constable was involved in a three-vehicle wreck Friday morning.
According to Smith County DPS officials, Precinct 4 Deputy Constable Bobby Sanders was driving southbound on Loop 323 in Tyler, when he went attempted to make a left turn onto American Legion Rd around 9:00 am.
A driver in a Ford F-150 pickup truck heading northbound struck Sanders, pushing him into a Fed Ex delivery van that was waiting at the light on American Legion Rd.
Smith County Precinct 4 Constable John Smith tells FOX 51, three people were taken to the hospital, but were not seriously injured. Sanders was also checked at a Tyler hospital as a precaution, but is expected to be okay.
According to Smith County DPS authorities, Constable Sanders was at fault in this wreck.