Off-Duty Cop Injured in Early Morning Car Accident

According to the Florida Today newspaper, an off-duty Cocoa Beach police officer was seriously injured on Monday, January 30, 2012 after his Corvette crashed into the back of a pickup truck just south of the main gate at Patrick Air Force Base. Four people in total sustained personal injuries arising out of this car accident. The accident happened at approximately 2:00 a.m. on State Road A1A. The Corvette was traveling southbound on A1A when it rearended a pickup truck. The Corvette evidently flipped over at least one time as a result of this car accident. The off-duty police officer, as well as the driver and two passengers in the pickup truck, all sustained personal injuries. All of the people involved in this car accident were wearing seatbelts at the time of the car accident. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs played a part in this car accident although the results of a blood draw were pending on the off-duty officer. To learn more about car accidents or to speak to a lawyer, contact Layman Law Firm, P.L.