|Published:||Dec 19, 2013 12:23 PM EST|
|Updated:||Dec 19, 2013 5:41 PM EST|
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The new traffic light at Briarcliff Road and Michael G. Rippe Parkway in Fort Myers was fully activated just after 11:00 a.m. Not even an hour later, Lee County Sheriffs deputies say a car headed ran the red light and hit one moving car and a second parked car.
A spokesperson for Lee County Transportation said lights don't necessarily equal safety.
According to the Sheriff's Office, no one was hurt in today's crash. Charges are still pending for the driver who ran the red light.
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