Officer injured in Pembroke Pines crash

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – Detectives are investigating a crash Saturday that left a police officer injured while riding a motorcycle in Pembroke Pines. 

Officers closed Sheridan Street at 136th Avenue. The crash was at Interstate 75. Employees at the nearby Dunkin Donuts said they saw a man pulling the officer from underneath the car. 

"They took off his police stuff and then they started to do CPR, chest compressions," said Julie Sanchez, a witness.  


Fire rescue personnel took the officer to Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood where he remained on Saturday afternoon.  

Several Pembroke Pines Police Department officers remained outside of the hospital. 


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