Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore., was briefly hospitalized Friday night time after she and her husband have been hit by a automobile in Portland, in line with her spokesperson.
Natalie Crofts, Bonamici’s communications director, stated in an announcement shared to Twitter that the incident occurred because the lawmaker and her husband, Michael Simon, have been strolling throughout a road after leaving an occasion.
Bonamici was handled at a hospital for a concussion and laceration to her head whereas Simon was handled for minor accidents, Crofts stated. She has since been launched and is recovering at dwelling.
“The Congresswoman is predicted to make a full restoration, however shall be unable to attend the city corridor conferences in Clatsop and Tillamook Counties right now and different public occasions whereas she heals,” Crofts added.
NBC Information has reached out to Bonamici’s workplace for additional particulars and the Portland Police Division for remark.
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