Lawn maintenance female worker struck by car in Port St. Lucie

Posted at 4:01 PM, Jun 11, 2016

A lawn maintenance worker was struck by a vehicle while using a leaf blower in Port St. Lucie Saturday afternoon.

The incident happened around 3 p,m. on Gatlin Boulevard. 

Officials say the female worker was using a leaf blower on the westbound when she was struck by a brown Toyota driven by a male.

The patient was taken via Trauma Alert to Longwood Regional Medical Center. 

The victim and the driver have not yet been identified. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.