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Teenager hurt in Lehigh Acres ATV crash

Florida Highway Patrol
Posted at 7:58 AM, Jan 19, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-19 07:58:59-05

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. — A 17-year-old ATV driver was seriously hurt after being hit by a car.

It happened on Sunshine Boulevard N and Flora Ave North around midnight on Thursday morning in Lehigh Acres.

Florida Highway Patrol says he was riding east on Sunshine Blvd N when a sedan driven by a 17-year-old girl rear-ended the back of the ATV.

He was taken to the hospital for his injuries.

She was not hurt in the crash.

The crash is under investigation by FHP.