Posted 6/10/24

One person is reportedly injured following a crash involving a member of the Tennessee Highway Patrol and a lawnmower in Maury County.

According to officials, a 46-year-old Tennessee Highway Patrol sergeant was heading north on Theta Pike in a 2017 Ford Explorer Thursday, June 6th while a Zero Turn Lawnmower was mowing a private yard. The lawnmower reportedly entered the sergeant’s travel lane, causing the Ford to hit the lawnmower.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol said the 36-year-old Tennessee man riding the lawnmower was injured. However, there is no word on the nature of those injuries.

Meanwhile, the sergeant was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash and was not injured, authorities said.

No charges are pending in connection with the incident, according to THP, and no additional details have been released about this incident.