Motorcycle officer involved in crash undergoes surgery

Motorcycle officer involved in crash undergoes surgery

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Officials said a motorcycle officer injured in a crash Wednesday afternoon underwent surgery Thursday morning for a broken ankle.

The name of the Baton Rouge motorcycle officer injured while escorting a funeral procession has not been released.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the crash happened on Highland Road near West Parker Boulevard, which is near the LSU campus, just before 2 p.m.

Authorities said charges are pending against the driver of the other vehicle.

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