Injured SAPD officer out of surgery

Jonathan Esquivel faces more surgery

SAN ANTONIO - A San Antonio police officer who suffered serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle on the job over the weekend is recovering from surgery Tuesday evening. 


A spokesman for the San Antonio Police Department said Officer Jonathan Esquivel responded well to a 10-hour surgery Tuesday.

He remained in critical but stable condition at University Hospital. Esquivel is expected to undergo more surgery later this week or next week.

Esquivel was hit by a truck while working a traffic accident Sunday night at Loop 410 near Evers road.

A police spokesperson said the driver who hit Esquivel will not be charged and that driver inattention caused the accident.


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