Five people and a dog were injured in a two-car crash on Northeast 15th Avenue, police said.
The crash at the intersection of Northeast 13th Street and Northeast 15th Avenue involved a Chevrolet Silverado and a Hyundai Elantra. The 31-year-old driver of the Hyundai reportedly ran the red light and t-boned the Chevrolet, police said.
It was reported that three passengers were in the Chevrolet that was driven by a 51-year-old man. The four occupants of the car sustained severe injuries of varying degrees, police says. Two were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and the other two sustained life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the Hyundai was in the car with his Alsatian dog, Fort Lauderdale police said. The dog riding in the Hyundai was seriously injured and was transported to Arbor Pet Hospital in Fort Lauderdale.
Police reported that the driver of the Hyundai has been cited for a red light violation. He was also taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
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