MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The westbound lanes of State Road 836 were shut down during the morning rush on Monday after a police officer-involved crash.
It happened around 4: 30 a.m. at NW 87th Avenue.READ MORE: Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Issues Warning After 110 Card Skimmers Found At South Florida Gas Stations
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said two people were taken to the hospital, including the officer.READ MORE: Homestead Girl With Brain Cancer Gets Furever Companion Thanks To Make-a-Wish
Miami-Dade police said the injured officer was working an off-duty job at a construction detail when he was hit from behind. The officer was taken to Kendall Regional Medical Center with a possible broken arm.MORE NEWS: South Florida Airports Report Flight Delays, Cancellations
Police have not released any information on the second person taken to the hospital.