Car hits North Miami Beach motorcycle officer

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - A motorcycle officer was struck, Thursday morning, in North Miami Beach.

According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, the North Miami Beach officer was hit in the area of Northwest 170th Street and West Dixie Highway.

A witness said he is not surprised by the crash.

“The same thing just happened like two months ago, right here,” said witness Frantz Testama. “The car tried to come in here to buy something in the store that we have next to the laundry, and the police kind of hit the car on the side, just the same way.”

7Skyforce flew overhead as paramedics took the officer and driver to the hospital.

Both are expected to recover, according to officials.

The crash is being investigated.

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