Published: Feb 10, 2011 12:17 AM EST
Updated: Feb 09, 2011 9:18 PM EST

NAPLES- Authorities say a southwest Florida deputy hit a pedestrian with his patrol car.

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that Corp. Brian Williams was in the parking lot of a Collier County Walmart Tuesday night when he hit the pedestrian. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital by helicopter. The person's name and condition weren't immediately released.

FHP was investigating the cause of the crash.

--- Information from: Naples Daily News, http://www.naplesnews.com

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