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: Jimmy Butler Scores 41, Heat Take Game 1 From Celtics 118-107
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said two people were taken to the hospital, including the officer.READ MORE: MDFR Identifies "Voice In The Rubble" Victim
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: Opera Singer, Fashion Designer Radmila Lolly Thrills Miami Heat Fans With Custom-Designed Ball Gowns
Police have not released any information on the second person taken to the hospital.