Troopers hurt; police blame drivers — one distracted, one drunk

… of the police vehicle, then swung around and hit the troopers. Trooper Brent Karow was thrown 70 feet. Trooper Shane Swartz was pinned under a tow truck. Both troopers suffered fractures and internal injuries and needed surgery. A tow truck operator also was pinned and suffered a severe head cut.
Source: Towing News