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Pickup truck crashes into Border Patrol checkpoint, injures 2 agents

Two Border Patrol agents were injured after a pickup truck crashed into a checkpoint near Yuma, Arizona.

The crash happened around 4:38 p.m. Saturday at a checkpoint along the Interstate 8 between Yuma and Wellton, a Customs and Border Protection spokesperson confirmed.

The two agents were taken to a local hospital and later flown to Phoenix for “advanced care.”

The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS), the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General and CBP’s Office of Professional Responsibility responded to the scene. 

Fox News Digital reached out to AZDPS for more information regarding the crash investigation but did not immediately hear back. 

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