FHP: 2 killed after driver backs car at clubhouse

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Two people are dead and several injured after a woman backed her car into a group of pedestrians outside a Florida clubhouse.

Lt. Gregory Bueno with the Florida Highway Patrol says the crash happened Sunday in Bradenton, about 45 miles south of Tampa.

Bueno says a woman backed her car in a parking lot at the Sugar Creek Country where church services were going on.

The driver struck a crowd of several pedestrians, leaving two dead and others injured. The number of people injured was not immediately available.

The car came to a rest in a lake adjacent to the clubhouse. The driver does not appear to have been seriously injured.