Box truck takes off after striking Miami-Dade police officer's minivan

Officer not injured


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Police are searching for a driver who struck a Miami-Dade police officer's Dodge Caravan and took off.

The crash was reported Wednesday morning in the area of Northwest 79th Street and 22nd Avenue.

A Miami-Dade police representative said the officer was in an unmarked county vehicle at the time.

The officer was not injured.

No other details were immediately released.

Anyone with information about the hit-and-run is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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