Coral Gables FL-Woman arrested after striking an officer with a stolen vehicle that left the officer injuredRead Now
Coral Gables, FL-A woman who fled after causing a crash that injured a Miami police officer has been arrested.
Amalia Gonzalez, 29, of Miami Beach, faces charged including possession of a stolen vehicle, and leaving the scene of an accident with injuries.
Sgt. Tomas Salcedo said Gonzalez was driving a Kia Sorrento north on U.S. Highway 1 about 2:45 a.m. Monday when she lost control of the vehicle and collided with a Miami police cruiser traveling in the opposite direction. Salcedo said Gonzalez ran away after the crash, but she was later taken into custody near Ponce de Leon Blvd and Ruiz Ave.
Officer Alain Guerra suffered a broken wrist in the crash. Gonzalez was booked into the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center, where she was being held in lieu of $11,500 bond.