The Miami Police Department said three people have been severely injured in a crash on Northwest 62nd Street after a driver ran a red light.

Law enforcement officials say the accident happened near]the intersection of Northwest 2nd Avenue and Northwest 62nd Street where a driver ignored a red light causing a crash.

Eyewitnesses say that the Toyota Fortuner driver ignored a red light as he turned off of Northwest 2nd Avenue and collided with a BMW X6 that was driven by a 23-year-old man headed in the opposite direction. Police did not say why the Toyota driver failed to stop at the red light.

EMS arrived on scene shortly after the accident happened and administered first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that the two occupants of the Toyota, a couple in their mid-40, suffered injuries of varying degrees.

The driver of the BMW suffered severe trauma to his head. The BMW driver and the couple in the Toyota were all transported to a nearby hospital for further medical treatment.

Officials say the incident is still under investigation and no further details were released.


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