Deputy injured during funeral procession crash

July 12, 2010 5:12:33 AM PDT
A Harris County sheriff's deputy is recovering after a crash while escorting a funeral procession. It happened near the Katy Fwy and Silber. Investigators say the deputy was working the procession on a motorcycle as an off-duty job. They say a car in the procession suddenly braked, and the deputy crashed into it.

He was thrown from his bike. Doctors say he's expected to survive.