Officials reported that a police officer has been involved in a car accident along Cypress Grove Drive near the Solaro Street intersection.
Reports confirmed the crash happened when the officer ran over a dead animal with his patrol motorcycle. The accident occurred along Cypress Grove Drive near the Solaro Street intersection.
Authorities said the officer attempted to stop a vehicle when the accident occurred. While trying to pull the vehicle over, his motorcycle ran over a dead animal in the roadway and the officer then lost control.
Eyewitnesses claimed the officer was thrown from the motorcycle after the crash. According to reports, emergency crews airlifted him to a nearby hospital to be treated for serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The details of the injuries sustained and the identity of the officer has not been made public.
Authorities said Cypress Grove Drive was closed while emergency crews responded to the single-vehicle crash. The road was later reopened after the motorcycle and the dead animal were cleared from the road.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This was a serious accident that left an officer seriously injured. Accidents like this are one of the most dangerous kinds of accidents. This type of accident usually happens because of driver error, meaning they are preventable. Sadly, the innocent victims of these crashes are rendered powerless: often, there’s nothing you can do when an oncoming vehicle is bearing down on you.. We wish that all involved have a speedy recovery from their injuries in this terrible accident.”
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