Cadiz Police Officer hit while directing traffic

CADIZ, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Cadiz Police Officer was hit by a car while directing traffic in front of Trigg County High School as students were dismissed Monday afternoon, according to State Police.

Investigators say 72-year old George Hicks, of Cadiz, was driving east on Main Street approaching the entrance to Trigg County Hospital when he hit Officer David Colbert.

State Police say Officer Colbert was taken by ambulance to Trigg County Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators say heavy rain and decreased visibility were believed to be factors in the collision.

State Police say they don’t anticipate any criminal charges against the driver.

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