By ANGELICA MARTINEZ
San Diego Union-Tribune
SAN DIEGO — A police motorcycle officer suffered a broken leg after he lost control of his bike and crashed, prompting the shutdown of southbound state Route 15, the Highway Patrol reported.
The officer was taken to a hospital with an open fracture of his lower right leg.
Initial reports that the officer was the victim of a hit-and-run proved unfounded.
San Diego officer injured in motorcycle crash