Ft. Bend motorcycle deputy hurt in wreck while escorting funeral procession

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Fort Bend County deputy injured in a crash on 288 at Beltway 8

A Fort Bend County Precinct 2 deputy driving a motorcycle was involved in a wreck on 288 southbound at Beltway 8 while escorting a funeral procession.
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Deputy injured in wreck while escorting funeral procession on Highway 288.


Officials say a driver following the deputy moved to pick something up and struck the deputy. It's not clear if that vehicle was part of the procession, but the driver is cooperating with authorities.


Deputy Avery Canady taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital with a broken leg and expected to be OK.

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A Fort Bend County motorcycle officer was involved in a wreck on 288 southbound at Beltway 8.

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