A motorcycle ride to benefit injured Springfield Police Officer Mark Priebe is scheduled for this weekend in Springfield.
The ride will start at the American Legion Post at 2660 South Scenic in Springfield. Registration for the ride begins at 10 a.m. with the ride itself starting at 11 a.m..
The ride is scheduled to go to Garoutte Field in Republic along Sunshine and U.S. Highway 60. The ride will have an escort.
The ride is being sponsored by the Hart Foundation, which was formed in 2012 after police officer Lee Hart was injured in a motorcycle crash on his way home from work. Friends formed Hart’s Run as a way to raise funds for Officer Hart and his family Now they organize an annual poker run to benefit a Republic citizen in need.
More information can be found on the ride’s Facebook page.