POMPANO BEACH(CBSMiami) – A man may face charges after he tried to drive off while a child was getting out of his car, according to Broward Sheriff’s Deputies.READ MORE: ‘Inspire What Can Be Done Here In Space’: Inspiration4 Crew Successfully Splashes Down After 3-Day Space Trip
A 911 call on Tuesday prompted the investigation that has been labeled as a hit and run crash.
Deputies said just after 2:00 p.m. the man was dropping off an 8-year old relative at a Pompano Beach home. As she was getting out, he began to drive off.READ MORE: Massive Search Underway For Brian Laundrie, Fiancé Of Missing Florida Woman Gabby Petito
The girl tumbled out of the car and sustained minor injuries to her leg.
Pompano Beach Fire Rescue took her to Broward Health North with minor injuries.MORE NEWS: ‘The Situation Is Bad’: North Miami Commissioner Alix Desulme Visits Texas For Haitian Migrant Crisis Fact-Finding Mission
Deputies later stopped the man’s car, a gold 2002 Ford Mustang convertible. They said he may face felony charges for leaving the scene of an accident with injuries.