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LCSO Deputy seriously injured Friday night after being hit by vehicle

LCSO Deputy hit by vehicle
Posted at 3:21 PM, Jun 29, 2024

BUCKINGHAM, Fla. — A Lee County Sheriff's Deputy is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle around 9:30 P.M. Friday night.

According to LCSO, a deputy with the 5th precinct was assisting with a crash on Orange River Boulevard near Southwind Drive, near Buckingham, when the vehicle hit him, resulting in a head injury.

The deputy was transported to a local hospital and is expected to be ok. LCSO says that both crashes remain under investigation.