REHOBOTH BEACH, Del., June 18 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden took a spill from his bike on Saturday as he stopped to greet supporters throughout a weekend journey to Rehoboth Seashore, Delaware.
He seemed to be unhurt after standing up instantly. “I am good,” Biden, 79, stated after the tumble, which occurred in entrance of reporters. “I obtained my foot caught up,” he stated.
The president, who was carrying a motorcycle helmet, stated the toe cages on his bike ought to be eliminated after his foot obtained caught earlier than he might regular himself.
Later, Biden spent a number of minutes chatting with individuals who had gathered to look at him bike.
Biden and first woman Jill Biden have been ending up a morning bike trip within the Gordons Pond space on the Delaware shore. They marked their forty fifth wedding ceremony anniversary on Friday.
The White Home stated the president didn’t require medical consideration.
“Because the president stated, his foot obtained caught on the pedal whereas dismounting and he’s superb,” stated a White Home official who didn’t want to be named. “The president appears ahead to spending the remainder of the day together with his household.”
Requested how he was feeling whereas rising from church afterward Saturday, Biden did a sequence of hops earlier than coming into his automobile.
Reporting by Nandita Bose and Mike Stone; Enhancing by Franklin Paul and Paul Simao