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Officer assigned to Obama's motorcade gets in minor crash on 405

A view of President Barack Obama's motorcade as he prepared to leave Los Angeles on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016.
A view of President Barack Obama's motorcade as he prepared to leave Los Angeles on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016.
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An officer assigned to the president’s motorcade was involved in a minor accident Friday morning.

NBC Los Angeles reported that the motorcycle officer was in a crash on the 405 South near the Olympic Boulevard exit. The officer was walking around before being transported to a hospital, according to the outlet.

The California Highway Patrol posted this on Twitter:

https://twitter.com/CHPsouthern/status/698214520561401857

According to ABC7, the accident didn’t delay President Obama’s trip.

He’s in California this week to attend Democratic fundraisers and tape a segment with “The Ellen Degeneres Show.” ABC7 said that the president was due at Palm Springs International Airport at 11:40 a.m.

Further details about the accident were not immediately released.