HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) _ Authorities say Miami Dolphins linebacker
Channing Crowder crashed his pickup truck into a tree alongside
Florida's Turnpike Wednesday and left the scene of the early morning collision.
According to a statement from the Florida Highway Patrol
24-year-old says he lost control of his 2007 Dodge truck on an exit
ramp at about 5:30 a.m., then found a ride to his Davie home.
Crowder was cited for careless driving and leaving the scene of
a crash involving property damage _ a second-degree misdemeanor. It
was not immediately known if he had an attorney.
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