Secret Service bike patrol officer seriously injured after being struck by vehicle

WASHINGTON — A Secret Service bike patrol officer was seriously injured Thursday morning after he was struck by a vehicle near the White House.

The officer was struck around 9 a.m. on 17th Street and New York Avenue in Northwest D.C. The office was taken to the hospital where his condition was characterized as serious, a D.C. police spokeswoman told WTOP.

Earlier Thursday, parts of 17th Street between Constitution Avenue and F Street were closed for the investigation but have since reopened.

WTOP’s Letese’ Clark contributed to this report.

Follow @WTOP on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

© 2016 WTOP. All Rights Reserved.

Jack Moore

Jack Moore joined as a digital writer/editor in July 2016. Previous to his current role, he covered federal government management and technology as the news editor at, part of Government Executive Media Group.

Federal News Network Logo

More from WTOP

Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up