Kerry Flying to Boston After Bike Accident in France: State Dept

John Kerry
US Secretary of State John Kerry, center, rides his bike with bodyguards during a break on Iran talks on March 16. Photographer: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

U.S. Secretary of State broke right femur in bicycling accident in eastern French town of Scionzier, State Department spokesman John Kirby says in statement.

  • Kerry “never lost consciousness, his injury is not life-threatening”
  • Kerry expected to make full recovery
  • Kerry breaks off European trip to seek treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston
  • Secretary of State is “in good spirits”
  • Kerry returning to Boston today

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