Officer Suffers Serious Injuries in Motorcycle Accident
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — A Lee’s Summit Police officer is in the hospital with serious injuries after being involved in a motorcycle accident. The accident happened on Monday morning on I-70 east of Kansas City.
The officer has been assigned to the motorcycle unit for 15 years and is a 28-year veteran of the police department. Two officers were taking part in a routine training exercise when the accident happened.
The officer was taken to an area hospital by helicopter with serious but non-life threatening injuries.