PLANTATION (CBSMiami) — A City of Miami Police officer is recovering after a car accident on Sunday.READ MORE: Parkland Shooter Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty To All Counts In School Massacre
It happened in the southbound lanes of the turnpike in Plantation.READ MORE: 'We Want Him Dead, We Want Him Forgotten': Parkland Shooter Nikolas Cruz's Apology Falls Flat With Victims Families
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: Jason Banegas, Accused Of Killing Hollywood Officer Yandy Chirino, Has Extensive Arrest Record
The driver was cited for failing to drive within a single lane.