Deputy crashes during search for bank robber in Deerfield Beach

Broward Sheriff's Office deputies assist FBI agents on Monday in Deerfield Beach. (LOCAL 10 NEWS)

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – A bank robbery investigation involving the FBI and the Broward Sheriff’s Office caused some street closures on Monday afternoon in Deerfield Beach.

After a chase, investigators focused on the suspect’s black sports utility vehicle near DS Sports Plex at 3650 SW 10th St.

During the search for the suspected bank robber, a BSO deputy was involved in a crash along Powerline Road, near Southwest 15th Street. The deputy was not injured.

This is a developing story.

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