MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units worked hard to extract a driver who became trapped in his vehicle after it ended up wrapped around a palm tree off the Turnpike Wednesday afternoon.READ MORE: Honda Issues Recall Over Hood Issue
About a dozen rescuers were seen working on the silver Toyota sedan which ended up on the northbound side of the Turnpike, near the Quail Roost Drive exit.
Images from Chopper 4 showed several rescue units, an ambulance and a large crane.READ MORE: Two Lots Of COVID Drug Remdesivir Part Of Safety Recall For Glass Particle Contamination
The driver was eventually pulled from the wreckage and loaded up to an ambulance with seemingly non-life threatening injuries.
He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.MORE NEWS: Dolphins Dominate Depleted Giants 20-9 For 5th Straight Win
There is no word on what may have caused the accident.