Authorities have confirmed that a Fort Lauderdale Police officer involved in a car accident in the Coral Ridge of east Broward was injured.
According to the report, Fort Lauderdale Police officer has been transported to a local hospital following a car crash involving his cruiser. The accident reportedly took place at the intersection of Bayview Drive and Northeast 26th Street at Coral Ridge in Fort Lauderdale.
The police cruiser was in the middle of the intersection as other law enforcement officials work on the scene.
According to police, this accident happened when a female driver failed to stop at the flashing red light and crashed into the officer’s patrol car.
Police said, the woman remained at the scene and was issued several citations.
Report says the unidentified police officer who was taken to a hospital near the accident scene and is in stable condition.
No other details were made available to the public at the time this report was collated.
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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