MELBOURNE, Fla. — Authorities say a woman crashed into a Florida deputy while trying to make a U-turn.

Florida Today reports that the crash occurred Friday morning in Melbourne.

Florida Highway Patrol says the 52-year-old woman struck the right side of the Brevard County deputy’s patrol car. The deputy was taken to a local hospital, but his injuries weren’t considered life-threatening.

The woman was cited for violating the deputy’s right of way.


Information from: Florida Today (Melbourne, Fla.), http://www.floridatoday.com