WATCH the moment UHP vehicle is struck by truck

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TREMONTON, Utah (ABC4 News) — A Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. was responding to a crash when his vehicle was struck by a truck.

Saturday afternoon Sgt. Nelson was on the scene of a crash on northbound I-15 when a truck struck Nelson’s vehicle with him in it.

According to Sgt. Zaugg, Nelson was transported to a nearby hospital, examined for injuries, and was released. Zaugg says he is experiencing muscle soreness, but is at home resting.

In a tweet, Col. Michael Rapich reminds the public, “When you see emergency lights, slow down, move over, and remember there is someone out there trying to keep you safe.”

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