A spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said the senator's wife and daughter were involved in a traffic accident Thursday in Washington.
“Today Senator Reid’s wife, Landra (seated, center), and daughter, Lana (seated, left), were involved in an accident in which their vehicle was rear-ended by a semi-truck," said spokesman Jon Summers.
"Mrs. Reid has a broken nose, broken back and broken neck. Lana has a neck injury and facial lacerations," he said.
"Both Mrs. Reid and Lana are conscious, can feel their extremities, and according to doctors their injuries are non-life threatening"