DETROIT (WXYZ) - A veteran Detroit Police Inspector was injured when the department motorcycle he was riding was hit by the driver of an SUV in southwest Detroit.
Inspector Leslie Montgomery suffered a broken wrist, broken leg and multiple compound fractures in the accident on West Vernor Monday afternoon at approximately 3:20 p.m.
The driver of the SUV is a 24-year old college student who works for State Representative Rashida Tlaib.
He was turning left into the Democrat’s campaign office at the time of the accident.
He told police he did not see the officer as he was driving west on West Vernor.
Police tell Action News the driver of the SUV will be ticketed.
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