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Woman Who Hit Trooper Charged

Updated: Thursday, January 3 2013, 09:23 PM EST

Charges have been filed against a woman who was driving the car that hit and critically injured a state trooper. The accident happened September 11, 2012 on Highway 19E in Madison County.

Investigators say Loretta Marcum hit Trooper Matt Mitchell while he was out of his vehicle during a traffic stop. Marcum has been charged with reckless driving.

Trooper Mitchell is still recovering from his injuries. The Highway Patrol tells News 13 he is doing better and is back home after spending a little more time at a rehabilitation center in Atlanta, GA.

Woman Who Hit Trooper Charged

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