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HIALEAH (CBSMiami) – Two Hialeah Police officers have been hospitalized after being involved in a traffic accident.

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Police on the scene of an officer involved crash in Hialeah. (Source: CBS4)

The crash, which took place in the area of East 5th Avenue and Hialeah Drive, happened at approximately 7 p.m. Tuesday.

The occupant of a second vehicle involved in the accident was pronounced dead on the scene.

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The officers were transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital.

One Hialeah Police officer told CBS4’s Mike Cugno that the officers involved in the crash were not considered to be in critical condition.

Police are conducting an active traffic investigation.

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Stay with CBS4 on this developing story.