Shelby County Sheriff's car in roll-over accident

A Shelby County Sheriff Deputy was involved in a serious car accident Tuesday. Deputy George Maxell is currently in stable condition at The Med with a head injury.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Officials say Maxwell was travelling south on Sycamore View when the accident happened. His car hit a light pole, flipped over, and came to rest on its roof.

Deputy Maxwell joined the Shelby County Sheriff's Department in 1997, and has been with its Fugitive Division since 2000.