A 60-year-old man has been injured in a crash involving an Orange County Sheriff’s deputy, according to a news report.
The Orange County Fire Authority said that the victim was exiting the southbound I-5 at Alicia Parkway in a Volkswagen Jetta when he was hit by a Lake Forest deputy on his way to a pursuit. The force of the impact knocked the Jetta’s engine out of the car and into a chain link fence. The unidentified victim was taken to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo with minor injuries.
The deputy was also taken to a hospital with minor injuries, and was treated and released.
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