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Anderson Co. Deputy involved in accident after losing consciousness

ANDERSON CO., July 3, 2014— An Anderson County Deputy remains hospitalized after a one-vehicle accident which occurred on Wednesday, according to D.P.S. Trooper Ricky Jones.

According to Trooper Jones, Anderson County Sheriff’s Deputy Donnie Myers was on-duty and driving eastbound on Spring Street when he became unconscious and lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway, crashing through a fence at the First Presbyterian Church, and running into a second fence where it came to rest. It is unclear what caused Deputy Myers to lose consciousness.

KYYK’s Gary Richards spoke with Trooper Jones about the accident. Click below for more.   

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