Miami, FL (September 5, 2019) - A Miami police officer was hurt in a traffic crash that took place in the city on Thursday, September 5th. The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. on Southwest Second Avenue.
The officer's vehicle collided with another vehicle, although the circumstances leading up to the crash are unknown at this time. The female officer, who has not been identified, was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital with arm injuries that are not life-threatening. The officer's patrol car sustained damage to its driver's side door. It is not known whether anyone else was injured in the crash.
No additional information is available at this time.
About 400,000 car accidents will take place across Florida this year. This equates to an accident occurring approximately every 92 seconds. A crash can occur anywhere and at any time and frequently affects innocent victims. Our thoughts go out to the injured officer in this situation and we hope she is able to make a complete recovery from her injuries.
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