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Pedestrian injured in crash on Pine Island Road; one person in custody

Posted at 2:20 PM, Sep 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-09 14:27:11-04

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- Police have taken a woman into custody at the scene of a car versus pedestrian crash on Pine Island Road Monday.

The crash happened shortly after 1 p.m. Monday in the 3500 block of Pine Island Road, just west of Burnt Store Road.

Early reports indicate a roadside worker was struck by a vehicle and thrown into the vehicle's windshield. That worker was taken to the hospital.

A Fox 4 crew at the scene saw a woman being taken into custody by police.

We'll update as we learn more in this developing story.

The crash is expected to cause delays in the area for drivers headed from Matlacha toward Cape Coral while the investigation continues.