Bike Wreck Leaves Dallas Mayor With Busted Ribs
DALLAS (AP) – Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert is recovering after wrecking while riding his bicycle and breaking a couple of ribs.
Leppert, at Wednesday’s city council meeting, at times appeared to wince from the pain.
Leppert says he took a tumble off his mountain bike on Saturday. The 56-year-old mayor was wearing a helmet.
Leppert, who says he injured three ribs, plans to maintain his regular schedule. He was elected mayor in 2007.
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