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