BAXTER COUNTY, Ark. — A Baxter County Deputy was hit by a drunk driver Friday night, according to the Sheriff's Department.
Deputy Jacob Zappa was sitting in his patrol car on a traffic stop when he was hit. He was treated at a local hospital, according to Baxter County Sheriff, John Montgomery
The driver was arrested and booked in jail.
Arkansas State Police are working the accident and is expected to release more information soon.