Rock thrown from bridge hits patrol car
TECUMSEH, Okla. (AP) Authorities say an Oklahoma deputy escaped injury when a rock was thrown from a bridge into the windshield of his patrol car.
Pottawatomie County Undersheriff J.T. Palmer told KFOR that the deputy was driving on Highway 9 in Tecumseh early Saturday when the rock slammed into the windshield as the car went under U.S. Highway 177.
The rock struck o the passenger side and did not penetrate the windshield, but left a softball-sized crater in the glass.
Palmer says the deputy maintained control of the car and was able to stop safely.