2 Morgan County deputies involved in head-on wreck

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. -- Two Morgan County deputies were involved in a head-on collision Thursday night while on duty, according to Sheriff Ana Franklin.

Sheriff Franklin took to Facebook just after 1 a.m. Friday morning to ask for prayers for the two deputies, their families and for the occupants of the other vehicle involved. She identified the deputies involved as Caleb Brooks and Danny Kelso.

According to the Morgan County Rescue Squad, Kelso was flown to Huntsville Hospital. Kelso is the Morgan County Rescue Squad Chief.

Brooks received treatment at the scene and was later evaluated at a hospital for his injuries.

Officials said three people were in the other vehicle involved. One was flown by helicopter to Huntsville Hospital and the two others were taken to a local hospital for treatment.

We will continue to update this story as we work to gather more information.