Metromover rider fatally struck by cars, falls to ground
MIAMI (WSVN) -- Tragedy struck on the Metromover tracks in Downtown Miami Wednesday after a man was caught between two cars and then fell to the ground.
The incident took place at the station along South Miami Avenue. Police said the victim got in between the two cars, which then started to move. The victim fell between them and he was run over.
According to investigators, his mangled body fell down to the street below.
Miami-Dade Transit officials shut down the inner and outer loops while police investigated. Transit officials said free bus shuttle service was offered for passengers on the Metromover's route.
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