Woman injured after striking gator with her car
34-year-old Myrka Charles has serious injuries
IMMOKALEE, Fla. – A Collier County woman is being treated in the hospital with serious injuries after crashing her car into an alligator.
The Fort Myers News Press reports that 34-year-old Myrka Charles of Immokalee was driving her truck early Saturday morning when she struck the gator in the road.
Charles lost control of her car, which went through a wire fence before striking a tree.
Charles was airlifted to Lee Memorial Hospital.
It was not immediately known what happened to the alligator.
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