Son of the Beach


Three people were injured in an ATV crash involving a Miami Beach police officer. The officer, who was supposed to be patrolling the beach on the ATV, has not been publicly identified, but Police Chief Carlos Noriega has acknowledged that the department is looking into allegations he was seen in a bar drinking before the accident and that he was carrying a female passenger on the ATV, whom he had picked up in the bar, at the time of the crash.