Florida trooper hit by car on highway while responding to crash

Trooper struck on I-95 while responding to crash near Hobe Sound. (WPEC)

HOBE SOUND, Fla. (WPEC) - A Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) trooper is at the hospital after a car crashed into him on I-95 near Hobe Sound.

According to FHP spokesperson Lt. Al Feola, the trooper has serious injuries.

WPEC was on scene covering a crash on I-95 near Bridge Road when a black Audi spun out after a truck ran into the back of the car. The Audi then hit the trooper.

The trooper flew into the air, and other first responders on scene ran towards him after the crash.

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The trooper is recovering at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach.

No word on charges.

This is a developing situation, check back for updates.

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