ST. PETE BEACH, FL – A Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputy struck and injured a beachgoer with his patrol vehicle on Wednesday afternoon, WIFR reports.
The unidentified 23-year-old woman was lying in the sand when she was run over by a Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Deputy Todd Brien, an eight-year veteran of the department.
Emergency responders rushed her to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries to her back and right side.
Authorities are continuing to investigate the incident.
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