FHP: SJC deputy involved in crash with careless driver
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- A 24-year-old driver who was driving carelessly is to blame for a crash that sent a St. Johns County Sheriff's deputy to the hospital, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Troopers say Deputy Glenn Lappe was stopped on the side of State Road 13 Sunday morning when a Toyota Camry driven by Priscilla Gipson slid into the back of the patrol car.
The FHP report states both drivers were transported Memorial’s emergency center off of Racetrack Road location for treatment and were released.
Gipson was charged with careless driving.
Damage is estimated to be around $5,000 to the patrol car.
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