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Pedestrian struck by police cruiser in Davie

Police say officer making U-turn as pedestrian steps off sidewalk

A pedestrian was struck by a police cruiser at University Drive and Northwest 33rd Street.
A pedestrian was struck by a police cruiser at University Drive and Northwest 33rd Street.


DAVIE, Fla. – A pedestrian is recovering after being struck by a police cruiser Monday morning.

It happened at University Drive and Northwest 33rd Street about 7:30 a.m.

Davie police said an officer was making a U-turn when the pedestrian stepped off the sidewalk and onto the street.

The officer's car struck the pedestrian, who was taken to a hospital to be treated for minor injuries.