HICKORY COUNTY, Mo — A Hickory County deputy is recovering after crashing his patrol car during an overnight chase.
The accident happened Friday night on County Road 21 about a mile north of Weableau.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Brian Whalen was hurt when he lost control of his car on a gravel road and hit a concrete culvert.
Investigators say Whalen was chasing a Dodge Dakota when the crash happened.
No word on what prompted the pursuit or whether the truck was ever stopped.