A Metro Police officer is recovering from injuries after a large group of people on off-road vehicles reportedly drove recklessly downtown on Broadway on Saturday afternoon, one of which dragged him down the street.

Metro Police said Sergeant John Bourque was recovering at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after being dragged by a four-wheeler, one of dozens of dirt bikes, ATVs, and other off-road vehicles that they said recklessly traveled on Broadway in front of Bridgestone Arena late Saturday afternoon.

According to Metro Police, one of the vehicles struck another vehicle not in the group and that's when Sergeant Bourque responded.

Metro Police said Bourque was released from the hospital and recovering at home on Saturday night.

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