Texas deputy suffers medical episode, dies following three-car accident

A Texas deputy died in a three-car accident after suffering a medical emergency while driving home

Duty Death: Deputy Sheriff Ray Horn - [Comal County, Texas]

End of Service: 01/17/2019


Jacob Beltran
San Antonio Express-News

COMAL COUNTY, Texas — A Texas deputy died in an accident that involved three vehicles Thursday afternoon.

Police say Comal County Deputy Sheriff Ray Horn, 44, was off duty and may have suffered a medical emergency while driving home. At about 5:15 p.m., he collided with other vehicles at the intersection of F.M. 3009, according to the Schertz Police Department. Investigators were still trying to determine the exact sequence of events.

Comal County Deputy Sheriff Ray Horn, 44 (Photo/ Comal County Sheriff's Office)
Comal County Deputy Sheriff Ray Horn, 44 (Photo/ Comal County Sheriff's Office)

He was rushed to an area hospital, but was pronounced dead shortly after arrival, police said.

One other person involved in the accident was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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