MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL - A collision with a car left a Miami-Dade motorcycle officer hospitalized on Saturday, reports WSVN.
Authorities said the incident took place as the motorman was riding with a funeral escort north on Le Jeune Road. The driver of a Nissan Armada entered the motorcycle's path while turning at the intersection with Northwest 5th Street.
The vehicles collided and first responders arrived at the scene to help the injured officer, who was listed in stable condition at Jackson Memorial Hospital.
The 68-year-old man driving the Nissan stayed at the scene following the crash, but there was no immediate word on whether any charges would be filed.
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