MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami police arrested a driver they say tried to flee the scene of a multi-vehicle crash early Saturday morning.
Police said it happened at around 5 a.m. in the 2300 block of NW 7 Street in Miami.READ MORE: Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Honored With Parades, Unity March
Officers responded to a traffic crash involving a total of three vehicles, an SUV, sedan, and a motorcycle.
Once officers arrived on the scene, the motorcyclist who was involved was transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital in stable condition for treatment.READ MORE: Full 'Wolf Moon' Happening On A Chilly Night In South Florida
Upon further investigation, police said that one of the vehicles involved had attempted to flee the scene of the accident. Once officers gathered enough information, they were able to make an arrest.
The man facing charges has been identified as Jose Rodriguez, 35.MORE NEWS: 13-Bedroom Home Gifted To Florida Family Raising 15 Kids
He faces two charges, including leaving the scene of an accident with property damage and driving without a valid driver’s licence.