PLANTATION (CBSMiami) — A City of Miami Police officer is recovering after a car accident on Sunday.READ MORE: Inter Miami CF Unveils 'La Palma' 2021 Secondary Jersey, As Team Gets Ready For 2021 MLS Season
It happened in the southbound lanes of the turnpike in Plantation.READ MORE: Precautionary Boil Water Notice In Effect For Section Of Victoria Park
Police said the officer was on her way to work when another vehicle side-swiped her, causing the officer to veer and strike a barrier wall.
The officer was taken to Plantation Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.MORE NEWS: Biden's $1.9 Trillion Relief Bill Passes House, But Faces Senate Hurdle
The driver was cited for failing to drive within a single lane.