Actor Gary Busey Allegedly Strikes Woman in Malibu Parking Lot

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Actor Gary Busey, in 2011, photographed at his home. (Credit: Ricardo DeAratanha/Los Angeles Times)

Sheriff’s deputies in Malibu were investigating a crash Friday in which actor Gary Busey allegedly hit a pedestrian.

The unidentified woman was struck as the 70-year-old actor was backing out of a parking space at a shopping center, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department/Lost Hills Station.

It happened just before 3 p.m. in the 29200 block of Pacific Coast Highway.

The woman was treated at the scene by Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel and released, officials said.

Investigators said there was no evidence that alcohol or illegal substances were involved, according to the release.