UPDATE: Pocola Police officer injured in wreck
Officer John Limbocker is in stable condition after a wreck in his Pocola police car last night left him trapped inside the vehicle. Members of the Pocola Police Department helped to free him before he ws transported to Sparks hospital. Limbocker was later awake and coherent. He is stable and resting this morning. A Pocola Police officer was seriously injured in a car wreck approximately an hour ago on Fuller Street in Pocola. Unconfirmed reports indicate the wreck happened at Fuller and Sanders Street. The officer involved suffered several injuries in the wreck and was transported by LeFlore County EMS to Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith, Ark. PDN is not releasing the name of the officer involved until it is certain that his family has been notified.