3 injured when cars collide near Fort Lauderdale

Collision sends woman, 2 men to hospital

By Peter Burke - Local10.com Managing Editor
Capt. Robert Melendez/BSO Fire Rescue

This Nissan Altima and Oldsmobile Cutlass collided Monday night at Northwest 31st Avenue and Northwest Sixth Street near Fort Lauderdale.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Three people were injured when two cars collided Monday night near Fort Lauderdale.

Broward Sheriff's Office Department of Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Michael Kane said a Nissan Altima and Oldsmobile Cutlass collided just before 9:30 p.m. at Northwest 31st Avenue and Northwest Sixth Street.

Kane said the impact was so severe that one of the wheels of the Cutlass was torn off before the car struck a fence.

A woman and two men were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the collision remains under investigation.

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