Published: Aug 17, 2010 4:37 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 17, 2010 1:37 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An Orange County deputy was involved in a crash that killed one person, but authorities have not yet said if the deputy or the man was at fault.

The crash happened early Tuesday morning. The unidentified deputy suffered minor injuries and taken to a hospital. The other person, an elderly man, died at the hospital.

Fire rescue had to use hydraulic tools to free one person from the wreckage. It took about 17 minutes.

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating.