Palm Beach County Sheriff Deputy injured in crash

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) -- A Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy had to be extracted from her squad car Sunday after she was rear-ended by another car.

The accident happened near the intersection of Australian Avenue and Belvedere Road.

A West Palm Beach fire rescue team used the jaws of life to extract the female deputy.  She was taken to the hospital by ambulance for observation.

The K9 deputy who was also in the vehicle at the time of the accident was also said to be okay.

The deputy's name has not been released. It is not known whether the other driver will face any charges.