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BRPD Motorcycle officer involved in crash while escorting a funeral procession

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A Baton Rouge Police Motorcycle Officer was involved in a crash Wednesday afternoon just before 2 p.m.

The crash happened on Highland Road at the intersection of West Parker Blvd. near the LSU campus.

Sources say the officer was escorting a funeral procession through campus when he was hit by another vehicle.

The officer is being taken to the hospital, but his injuries are not considered critical.

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