UPDATE: Motorcycle cops escorting Trump motorcade suffer injuries in crash [PHOTOS]

MAY 14, 2019

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WASHINGTON – Police officers escorting President Donald Trump’s motorcade in Louisiana have been involved in an accident.

Four motorcycle police officers crashed at 1:30 p.m. CDT on Interstate 10 as the Trump motorcade departed Chennault International Airport in Lake Charles, Louisiana, according to the Secret Service.

The article goes on to state the following:

Trump’s armored limousine was not affected.

Three of the four officers were taken to a local hospital to be treated for minor injuries and are in stable condition, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said.

One of the officers appeared to have more serious injuries, according to Bloomberg report Jennifer Jacobs, who was traveling with the motorcade. Jacobs said on Twitter, “The law enforcement official we saw on his back on the ground from the motorcade crash in Louisiana is in surgery for serious injuries to his arm, and lost some teeth, an officer here at the Sempra plant told me.”

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