The Associated Press
Washington- A United States Park Police officer is being treated at a local hospital after being involved in an accident oon on the George Washington Parkway.
Sergeant Scott Fear says the officer was riding on a motorcycle southbound on the parkway when he was struck by a vehicle around 12:45 p.m. The officers injuries are being described as serious, but non-life threatening.
The other driver was uninjured in the crash and is cooperating with park police.
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Fear says the parkway has been shut down in both directions while authorities continue to investigate the crash.