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Pima County Sheriff's deputy struck by car

Posted at 9:37 PM, Apr 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-20 09:13:10-04

A Pima County Sheriff's deputy was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic at the Pima County Fair on Tuesday at around 9 p.m. 

Deputy Jesus Vivaldo was transported to University Medical Center with serious but non-life threatening injuries according to Pima County Sheriff's Department Public Information Officer Ryan Inglett. Deputies arrested the driver, 31-year-old Daniel Doubek, who faces charges of hit and run, DUI and aggravated assault.

The car that struck the deputy remained on scene.