Patriot Guard Riders Injured When Bikes Go Down During Funeral Procession

BELTON (February 12, 2013)—Two Patriot Guard Riders who were part of the funeral procession for slain Navy SEAL Chris Kyle were injured Tuesday morning when their bikes went down on Interstate 35 near Tahuaya Road south of Belton.

The procession stopped briefly after the accident and Navy SEALs got off one of the buses in the procession to administer first aid, Belton public information officer Paul Romer said.

Danny Robinson, 58, and a female passenger were taken to Scott & White Hospital in Temple with minor injuries.

They were released Tuesday night.

Another Patriot Guard Rider and a second female passenger were also injured.

They were not taken to the hospital.

Further details about the accident were not immediately available.