INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A police officer riding a motorcycle crashed while escorting President Donald Trump back to the Indianapolis International Airport, according to a CNN reporter.
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department confirmed to FOX59 an IMPD officer, later identified as Officer Robert Turner, was taken to Methodist Hospital after being involved in a crash.
Turner reportedly suffered a broken ankle, possible concussion and abrasions.
The president spoke by phone with Turner after he was injured.
The motorcade was traveling westbound on I-70 when the crash occurred. According to witness reports, the officer was moving but appeared to be badly injured.
No one else was injured in the accident.
Police officer on motorcycle crashed during President Trump's motorcade in Indianapolis. Officer being taken to hospital, in good condition
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