Ohio deputy in critical condition after striking hearse
The officer was escorting a funeral procession by motorcycle when he hit the hearse
By PoliceOne Staff
MONTGOMERY, Ohio – A Hamilton County sheriff’s deputy is in critical condition after striking a hearse while driving a motorcycle.
The police officer, whose name has not been released, was escorting a funeral procession when he struck the vehicle Friday morning.
The officer was talking to rescuers after the incident and seemed alert, according to WCPO.
Police are investigating the accident.
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