ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- A motorcycle accident on A1A Saturday morning sent a St. Johns County deputy to the hospital and shut down the roadway for about an hour.
The accident happened around noon on A1A near the Guana River State Park. Officer Greg Dubowsky was helping escort a motorcycle charity ride.
Dubowsky was southbound on A1A with lights and siren when he struck a car that turned left in from of him.
Dubowsky, a 16-year veteran of the sheriff's office, was taken by ambulance to Shands Hospital. St. Johns County Sheriff's Office spokesman Chuck Mulligan says the officer has serious injuries that will require surgery and his evaluation is ongoing.
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.
First Coast News will update this story when we know more.
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