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For Immediate Release:
May 19, 2017
Media Contact:
Lidia Amoretti

Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Struck by Car is Set to Be Discharged from Ryder Trauma Center

Trooper Carlos Rosario Will Thank Medical Team at Ryder Trauma and the Community

Carl Schulman, M.D., UHealth Trauma Surgeon
Gemayaret Alvarez, M.D., UHealth Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
James J. Hutson, MD, UHealth Orthopaedic Surgeon
Jose Sanchez, Spokesman, Florida Highway Patrol
Carlos Rosario, patient, Florida Highway Patrol Trooper


Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Carlos Rosario, 40, will be released from Ryder Trauma Center on Friday, May 19, and will speak for the first time to thank his medical team at Ryder Trauma, and the community for their ongoing support.

On March 17, Rosario was doing a speed enforcement detail on the Dolphin Expressway when a driver lost control, hit Rosario’s car, which then struck him. Rosario was airlifted to Ryder Trauma Center, where he underwent a series of surgeries.

During a press conference, Rosario and his medical team will speak about his recovery, and on-going care.

When: May 19, 2017, 11:30 a.m.

Ryder Trauma Center – Outside
1800 N.W. 10th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136

Editor's Note:

Media can park in media lot at Ryder Trauma

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1611 N.W. 12th Avenue Miami, FL 33136