Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office Corporal Terry Johnson was seriously injured this morning in a one vehicle accident in Lavaca, Arkansas on Highway 96.
Currently Corporal Johnson is at Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith in critical, but stable condition. His injuries are very serious in nature.
Corporal Johnson was in his assigned area on routine patrol when the accident occurred at around 4:20 am. The Sebastian County 911 Center received a call from a citizen stating he heard a loud crash and saw a white vehicle on its side and off the road. Deputies and EMS were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident.
Arkansas State Police are investigating the accident for the Sheriff’s Office.
We will update the information when available.