LAPD Chief Charlie Beck on the mend after off-road motorcycle accident

- LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is recuperating from an off-road motorcycle accident this past weekend.

He took to Twitter to thank all is well-wishers and assured everyone that he's on the mend.

Beck fractured his pelvis and cracked some ribs over the weekend while riding an off-road motorcycle in the Tehachapi mountains with a group of friends.

The 59-year-old is a motocross veteran who specializes in riding vintage motorcycles. 

He has competed in motocross and off-road races since the 1970's.
 
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