Published: Oct 23, 2010 8:20 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 22, 2010 11:09 PM EDT

NAPLES, Fla - The Collier County Sheriff's Office confirms a 29 year old deputy shot herself in the chest Friday evening in Sugden Regional Park .

According to authorities, she used her personal weapon.

She was rushed to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers where she later died.

The park was closed for several hours but has reopened.