Posted: Mar 09, 2017 12:39 PM MST
Updated: Mar 09, 2017 12:44 PM MST
Officials are investigating a two car head-on collision that happened early Thursday morning involving Montana Highway Patrol trooper on Highway 93 south of Hamilton. A Ravalli County Sheriff's deputy said the accident involved Sargeant Scott Bennett from MHP and another driver. Bennett sustained a shattered ankle and will be going into surgery Thursday afternoon. The other driver was alert and conscious with non-life threatening injuries.