Officer guiding funeral procession sent to hospital after mid-morning crash

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A first responder was transported to the hospital after a mid-morning crash. 

Around 11:30 a.m., a motorcycle officer was involved in a crash while providing traffic assistance for a funeral.

It is believed the officer was northbound on Cora Dr. with his emergency equipment activated, and was struck by a vehicle turning off of Florida Boulevard onto Cora Dr. (southbound). 

Injuries are said to be non life-threatening.

More details will be posted here as they become available.

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