A Pinckard police officer is recovering in Panama City after he was struck by a car last night. John Penn, 51, was hit as he was crossing Front Beach Road at Landmark Condominium. Penn lives in the Wicksburg community of Houston County. Penn is a retired game warden.
The Toyota Avalon that struck Penn was driven by a Panama City man. No charges have been filed.
Penn, according to a police report is in stable condition at a hospital.