Two people have been hospitalized after a motorcycle crash left part of Okeechobee Road closed last night. The crash, which occurred in Hialeah, took place around 8:00 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Okeechobee Road. Two motorcycles, both larger models with small trailers attached them, were each carrying two people when one of the motorcycles “lost control and threw a passenger from the bike but kept rolling.” The second motorcycle them somehow tipped on its side. It unknown what caused the two motorcycles to collide.
Two of the people involved in the accident were taken via helicopter to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center. The other two victims refused to be transported. Police are still investigating the crash and interviewing witnesses, as well as the victims who refused to be transported to the hospital.
Motorcycle crash on Okeechobee Road in Hialeah sends 2 to hospital, www.miamiherald.com December 20, 2012.
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