A Miami police officer was injured in a crash that occurred along Southwest Second Street and Southwest 17th Avenue in Miami.
According to Miami Police, officers attempted to stop a Nissan driver that was driving recklessly. The driver tried to flee by turning off his lights in an attempt to hide from police. Police say, the driver then crashed into another officer’s patrol car.
The officer was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center. Police say the officer had a broken arm and some bruising.
The driver of the car had minor injuries and was treated at the scene. Police arrested the driver after EMS treated him.
The police cruiser was seriously damaged in the front.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “We never want to see those that protect us involved in an accident with injuries. But with the millions of miles that law enforcement drives during their patrols, accidents will happen. We hope that the officer that was involved in this crash does have serious injuries and that he recovers quickly. We also hope that it can be quickly discovered who was at fault. If you are unsure of what to do when you’ve been involved in an accident, please give our team a call.”
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