Garbage truck strikes tree, injures pedestrian in NE Miami-Dade

NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - One person had to be rushed to the hospital after being involved in a chain-reaction accident involving a garbage ruck and a tree.

Police said a garbage truck struck a tree, causing it to fall on an unsuspecting pedestrian walking near Northeast 150th Street and Fifth Court, Thursday.

The victim was taken to Aventura Hospital and is expected to be OK.

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