A North Miami Beach police officer is in critical condition following an on-duty vehicle accident early Sunday morning.
Officer Nicole Mood's patrol vehicle was struck by another car and subsequently slammed into a light pole. She was transported to a local hospital where she remains in critical condition.
The driver of the vehicle that hit Officer Mood allegedly tried to flee the scene of the accident; however, he was taken into custody by responding officers.
Drugs or alcohol have not been ruled out as a factor in the accident.
Help support the men and women who protect and serve. Your $10 donation helps keep Americans in Support of Law Enforcement running.