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Vehicle Runs Over Sunbather On Panama City Beach

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A local man suffered serious injuries Saturday afternoon when he was run over by a vehicle while sunbathing on Panama City Beach.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Mitchell Gartner was laying face down on the sand south of Gulf Drive when a 1993 Ford Bronco ran over him.  The FHP said Timothy Picklo of Panama City Beach was removing a jet ski from the water when the incident occurred.

Gartner, 18, was taken to Gulf Coast Medical Center.  Picklo, 38, was cited for careless driving.