Hialeah police cruiser involved in single-vehicle crash

Officer taken to JMH with non-life-threatening injuries


HIALEAH, Fla. – A Hialeah police cruiser was involved in a crash early Tuesday.

Sky 10 was above the scene of the crash at East Third Street and East Fourth Avenue shortly after 6 a.m.

The cruiser appeared to have crashed into a tree.

Hialeah police Lt. Eddie Rodriguez said only the cruiser was involved in the crash.

He said the officer was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Several lanes were blocked during the police investigation.

Rodriguez said the cause of the crash remains under investigation and no other details will be released until the investigation is complete.