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State trooper injured after striking another vehicle

By WKTV News

TABERG N.Y. (WKTV)--A New York State Trooper is injured after smashing into a dump truck in the Town of Lee.

State Trooper Shane T. Peters was driving south on Harris Road around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, when he stopped for a stop sign at the intersection of Lee Center-Taberg Road.

Police say Peters rolled forward into the intersection in order to get a better view, when he struck a highway department dump truck driven by Robert C. Urtz of Taberg.

Peters had minor injuries and was treated and release from Oneida Healthcare in Oneida. The investigation is on going, according to police.

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