7 hospitalized after police-involved rollover crash in Fort Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Rescue crews took seven people to the hospital after a police cruiser and an SUV collided in downtown Fort Lauderdale, early Sunday morning.

According to investigators, the crash took place in the area of Southeast Third Avenue and Second Street, at around 2 a.m.

Both vehicles had blinking traffic lights, according to witnesses, but the SUV’s driver did not fully stop.

That driver rolled over after colliding with the incoming police cruiser.

Paramedics transported a total of seven people to Broward Health Medical Center, including two police officers. Their injuries are not life-threatening.

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