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VIDEO: Dashcam video shows trooper being hit by vehicle

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Posted at 9:27 PM, Mar 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-27 21:32:18-04

WATCH the video bellow. 

Video courtesy of Department of Public Safety.

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper was hit by a vehicle in Sardine Canyon while responding to multiple slide offs in the canyon. 

The second generation trooper, Sgt. Cade Brenchley, suffered broken ribs and a broken scapula. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

According to a news release, this was the 11th trooper hit on Utah roads this year. In 2017, 10 troopers were hit.