CHP Officer in Justin Trudeau Motorcade Injured in Simi Valley Crash

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The crash occurred about 7:20 p.m. Police asked motorist to avoid the area of Madera Road and Aristole Street after the crash. Please enable Javascript to watch this video
A California Highway Patrol officer involved in a motorcade for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Simi Valley was injured in a crash Friday night. Update on motorcycle accident on Madera in Simi Valley: confirming it was a CHP Motor Officer on a VIP escort to Reagan Library. 9. Police respond to a crash involving a CHP officer during a motorcade for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Simi Valley on Feb. Officer was transported to hospital due to moderate injuries @VCFD
— VCFD PIO (@VCFD_PIO) February 10, 2018

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-118.781482 The West Valley officer appeared to have been working the motorcade for Trudeau’s visit to the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley Police Commander Ritchie Lew told KTLA. 2018. It is unclear how the crash occurred. The male officer was taken to a hospital for moderate injuries, according to the Ventura County Fire Department. near the intersection of North Madera Road and East Easy Street. No other injuries were reported. Love the bipartisanship of @ronaldreagan40 pic.twitter.com/gihdcZdCyM
— Claudia B-de la Peña (@Claudia_Bill) February 10, 2018

KTLA’s Nidia Becerra contributed to this story.