Harry Reid Slips in Rain, Dislocates Shoulder

He dislocated his shoulder, bruised his head
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted May 4, 2011 1:10 PM CDT
Harry Reid Falls, Dislocates Shoulder
Harry Reid is seen following treatment for a dislocated shoulder and a bruise to his head caused by a fall while exercising this morning, May 4, 2011.   (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)

(Newser) – Harry Reid slipped and fell after a rainy morning workout today, dislocating his shoulder and suffering a head bruise. He was taken to George Washington University Hospital, but after being checked for a concussion or other internal injuries, he was treated quickly and released, Politico reports. The 71-year-old, sporting a bump over his left eye, is already back at work "making jokes about what happened," a spokesman said. (Read more Harry Reid stories.)

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