Police-car crash closes stretch of Sunrise Blvd.


A stretch of Sunrise Boulevard near Powerline Road in Broward was shut down Thursday morning after the crash of a Fort Lauderdale police car and a motorcycle.

Early reports indicate the motorcyclist was injured. The officer was not hurt.

Westbound lanes have reopened.

Also on Sunrise Boulevard, an 18-wheeler has overturned on State Road 7.

This bulletin will be updated as more information becomes available.

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