Driver strikes pedestrian with baby in North Miami Beach

Officers were investigating how a driver struck a pedestrian on Monday night in North Miami Beach.

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A driver struck a pedestrian who was carrying a baby on Monday night in North Miami Beach.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel responded to the intersection of Northeast 183 Street and 22 Avenue, near Greynolds Park.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel rushed an injured baby to the hospital on Monday night in North Miami Beach. (Copyright 2022 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved.)

Fire Rescue performed chest compressions before taking the victim to a nearby hospital.

A police officer and a woman took turns carrying a baby who was wearing a blue onesie.

Miami-Dade police officers were investigating the cause of the crash.

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Local 10 News Assignment Desk Editor Emily Hales contributed to this report.


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