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Woman struck by Palm Beach County deputy's unmarked vehicle in Opa-locka

Pedestrian taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center

A woman was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center after she was struck by a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputy's unmarked vehicle in Opa-locka.
A woman was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center after she was struck by a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputy's unmarked vehicle in Opa-locka.

OPA-LOCKA, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck by a deputy's vehicle was crossing an Opa-locka intersection early Friday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Lt. Alex Camacho said the woman was crossing old State Road 9 near Northwest 22nd Avenue about 3 a.m. when she was struck by an unmarked Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office vehicle.

The woman was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

FHP troopers are investigating the cause of the crash.