Police officer seriously hurt in crash on Scenic Highway
BATON ROUGE - Authorities say a police officer is seriously hurt after a crash involving a motorcycle Monday afternoon.
The incident was reported sometime around 12:30 p.m. on Scenic Highway near Huron Street. Authorities say a Baton Rouge police officer was taken from the scene in serious condition. BRPD says the officer's injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
The officer was reportedly riding a motorcycle at the time of the crash, which appears to have involved a truck as well.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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