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Texas Department of Public Safety- Trooper Curtis Putz injured


NAVARRO COUNTY, TX - On January 31, 2023, at around 8:45 a.m., Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper Curtis Putz was struck by a vehicle while investigating a crash on I-45 near mile marker 220 in Navarro County. Trooper Putz was seriously injured and transported to a Dallas area hospital where he remains in serious condition.
This is an ongoing investigation, and no additional information is available at this time.
We ask that you please keep Trooper Putz and his family in your thoughts and prayers.