President Trump’s motorcade involved in Louisiana crash, 3 taken to hospital

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HACKBERRY, La. (KLFY) – Three injuries are reported in the crash of motorcycles that were part of President Donald Trump’s motorcade in Cameron Parish Tuesday afternoon.

It happened on Interstate 210.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office released the following statement about the crash:

“Earlier this afternoon around 1:50 p.m. 3 motorcycles escorting the presidential motorcade crashed on I-210 westbound near mile marker 11. Those involved in the accident are two Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies and a Sulphur Police Department officer. All three were transported to the hospital by ambulance; 2 with what appear to be minor to moderate injuries and 1 CPSO deputy with serious injuries (he is in stable condition).”

The crash is still under investigation and it is unclear at this time what caused the crash.”

President Trump is in Louisiana for a visit focused on job growth in the energy sector.  

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