MIRAMAR, Fla. - The northbound lanes of the Florida Turnpike were closed Tuesday morning after a police officer crashed his motorcycle near the near the Miami-Dade/Broward line.
According to Miramar police, a group of Miami-Dade police motorcycles were traveling on the Turnpike, when one of the motorcycles went down.
The officer was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital as a precaution.
Police say his injuries do not appear to be serious.
All lanes of the Turnpike reopened around 8:45 a.m.
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