Two police cars involved in Operation Thunder crashed on Interstate 20 westbound near Jimmie Dyess Parkway, backing up traffic on the interstate Friday night.
About 7:35 p.m., vehicles belonging to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office and Habersham County Sheriff’s Office wrecked, according to a news release.
A Richmond County deputy, whose name was not released, was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Operation Thunder is a 90-day crackdown on DUI, safety belt and speeding violations. The operation began in Richmond County on Feb. 14.