Suspect in custody after hitting deputy with vehicle near Fort Lauderdale airport
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A suspect is in custody after hitting a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy with a vehicle near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, authorities said.
A BSO spokesperson said deputies were following the suspect when he tried to get away and struck the deputy.
The deputy was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities said the suspect was arrested.
It's unclear why deputies were attempting the traffic stop and why the driver tried to escape.
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