Approximately 7:45 p.m. this evening Assistant Chief John Mays of the Splendora ISD Police Department was rear ended on Business 59 at Cox Street.
Mays was transported to Kingwood Medical Center for evaluation.
According to DPS Mays was northbound on Business 59 and was turning left into Splendora Plaza. Hi turn signal was on and he was waiting for southbound traffic to clear to enter the plaza.
Ashley Wesser, age 25, of Cleveland was also northbound in a 1993 Ford pickup. For unknown reasons she slammed into the back of his patrol car pushing the trunk up to the rear window. She braked for just a split second before impact. She was also transported in stable condition.