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Lee County Deputy and K-9 Deputy involved in crash

Lee County Deputy taken to the hospital, and K-9 deputy taken to the vet after crash
Posted at 12:54 PM, Aug 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-15 13:42:44-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — A Lee County deputy was transported to the hospital, and a K-9 unit was taken to the veterinarian office for a check-up following a crash on Joel Boulevard and Greenbriar Boulevard on Saturday.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a 2019 Dodge ran a stop sign at the intersection and was struck by the Lee County Sheriff's vehicle.

Troopers say both drivers were taken to Lee Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and authorities are still on scene.