Tennessee State Trooper hurt after a crash on I-40

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WILSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN)– Tennessee Highway Patrol confirms that a Tennessee State Trooper was hurt in a crash on I-40 on Saturday.

The preliminary report states that Trooper Dewunya Topps was injured.

Topps’ vehicle was parked on the shoulder of I-40 with its emergency lights on working a previous crash site.

A car driven by 56-year old Danny Still was traveling east on I-40 in the second lane behind a non-contact vehicle. That vehicle stopped abruptly, causing the car to swerve and go off the road. The car then over corrected and struck Trooper Topps vehicle.

Topps suffered minor injuries.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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