Car hits, injures bear in Seminole County

Wildlife officials called to accident scene

Published On: Jan 09 2013 08:07:35 AM EST
HEATHROW, Fla. -

A bear was struck by a vehicle and seriously injured Wednesday morning in Seminole County, officials said.

The accident happened near Markham Road and Sandy Lane, just north of Heathrow.

The driver of the car was not injured, Seminole County deputies said.

The Florida Highway Patrol and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will investigate the incident.

No other details are known.

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