Police officer crashes into, knocks down light pole in Doral

DORAL, FLA. (WSVN) - Authorities closed a stretch of road after a Doral Police officer crashed into a light pole.

The fallen pole and damaged cruiser could be seen near Northwest 58th Street and 104th Avenue, at around 10:30 a.m., Monday.

The officer’s cruiser apparently flew through a hedge and across several lanes before it hit and knocked down the pole.

The impact left the front of the patrol car crushed.

Investigators said another driver was involved but did not provide further details.

Several blocks in the area were closed while police investigated the crash.

It is unknown what led to the crash, but the officer did not suffer any injuries.

The road has since reopened.

Police continue to investigate.

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