Deputy on motorcycle hit escorting funeral procession

A deputy on a motorcycle was hit while escorting a funeral procession Saturday in northwest Houston.

September 18, 2010 4:46:43 PM PDT
A Harris County Sheriff's Deputy is in a hospital after he was hit while escorting a funeral procession. Police say the deputy was on his motorcycle at the intersection of Wheatley and Esther in northwest Houston when he was hit by a car. The crash sent the deputy into a ditch. He's expected to be OK.

The driver police say hit the deputy was not hurt. Police say charges against the driver could be filed.