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Two injured in deputy involved crash in Port Charlotte

Posted at 2:23 PM, Nov 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-27 08:44:04-05

Two drivers were transported to a hospital following a crash involving a Charlotte County Deputy.

The crash happened Saturday morning on Wilmington Blvd. and Lafitte Place in Port Charlotte.

Deputy Brett Allan Armstead reportedly failed to stop at a stop sign while approaching the intersection of Wilmington Blvd and collided with another vehicle.

Deputies on scene say both drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

Wilmington Blvd was closed while deputies investigated what led up to the crash.