3 children ejected in golf cart crash, deputies say

SUV driver receives careless driving citation


THE VILLAGES. Fla. – Three children were ejected from a golf cart when it crashed into an SUV that crossed into its path on Friday, according to the Sumter County Sheriff's Office.

The SUV and golf cart were both driving south on Southern Trace in The Villages when the SUV turned right at an intersection, directly into the golf cart's path, deputies said.

An adult, a 7-year-old child and two 11-year-old children who were in the golf cart were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to authorities.

Deputies said the SUV driver received a careless driving citation.

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