A Honolulu police solo bike officer was injured today during escort training when the motorcycle he was riding hit a concrete curb in Ewa Villages, a police spokeswoman said in an email.
The officer was trying to negotiate a turn when the accident occurred.
Emergency Medical Services personnel said the man, 40, was injured at 11:40 a.m. at Kapolei Parkway and Renton Road. He was treated and taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in serious condition.
Honolulu police are preparing for the arrival of President Barack Obama on Wednesday with motorcade training.