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Denver police officer injured trying to stop motorcyclists who entered bike race route

By: CHRISTOPHER N. OSHER, The Denver Post
August 12, 2017 Updated: August 12, 2017 at 9:46 pm
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A Denver police officer was injured Saturday afternoon after trying to stop four motorcyclists who rode onto a closed bicycle race route for the Colorado Classic at Speer Boulevard and Zuni Street, according to the Denver Police Department.

One motorcyclist was injured and transported to a hospital when his motorcycle collided with the officer, who was on foot. The officer was transported to the hospital on a non-emergency status.

A second motorcyclist was taken into custody at 32nd Avenue and Federal Boulevard. The incident remains under investigation.

Stay with denverpost.com for additional updates. 

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