Car hits cruiser; Deputy taken to hospital

Crash blocks 4 lanes of State Road 408 in Orlando

Headline Goes Here

ORLANDO, Fla. - An Orange County sheriff's deputy was injured Monday morning when a vehicle struck the deputy's cruiser on State Road 408.

Officials said the deputy was conducting a traffic stop around 8:40 a.m. on S.R. 408 near Conway Road when the vehicle hit the cruiser as the deputy was exiting.

The deputy was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

The crash blocked four lanes of traffic in the area.

No other details have been released.

Copyright 2013 by All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.