Video: Volusia deputy hit by pickup truck during traffic stop

Deputies are reminding drivers to move over

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A Volusia County deputy was hit in the back by a pickup truck during a traffic stop on 30th Street in Edgewater Thursday, according to the sheriff’s office.

Video released by the sheriff’s office shows Deputy Liles conducting a traffic stop when the side mirror from the pickup truck hit the investigator.

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Liles ended the traffic stop and ran back to his patrol vehicle.

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Posted by Volusia Sheriff's Office on Thursday, April 15, 2021

Video shows the deputy tracking the pickup truck that hit him.

The pickup truck made a left onto Kumquat Drive and eventually stopped allowing Liles to catch up.

“It was just a mirror,” Liles tells another deputy at the scene.

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