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Scooter estalla en llamas tras accidente en Miami Beach

A police officer stands near a scooter that burst into flames after crash on Wednesday in Miami Beach.
A police officer stands near a scooter that burst into flames after crash on Wednesday in Miami Beach. (Local 10 News Viewer Share)

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Un scooter Vespa estalló en llamas después de un accidente el miércoles en Miami Beach.

Juan Patano, right, holds on to his helmet as a Miami Beach police officer and a tow truck driver deal with his scooter after a crash on Wednesday in Miami Beach. (Brandon Akinbiyi, Local 10 News)

Testigos le gritaron al conductor de un Chevy Suburban que se detuviera después de golpear el scooter en la intersección de la Avenida Collins y la 18 Calle.

Juan Patano, el conductor del scooter, dijo que tuvo tiempo de saltar antes del incendio. Los agentes de policía de Miami Beach le pidieron a los conductores que evitaran la zona.

Productora de Local 10 Dana Levy y la Editora del Buró de Asignaciones Nina Nahmias contribuyeron a este informe.


About the Authors:

The Emmy Award-winning journalist joined the Local 10 News team in 2013. She wrote for the Miami Herald for more than 9 years and won a Green Eyeshade Award.