The Washington Post’s Wesley Lowery reports from Ferguson that Los Angeles Times reporter Matt Pearce suffered a minor head injury while covering tonight’s demonstration:

Lowery then tweeted out this video from the scene for Pearce:

Blockade – this is @wesleylowery, tweeting for Matt who got hit in head w/something. Blood, but he's ok

A video posted by Matt Pearce (@mattdpearce) on


Pearce was quickly patched up and is back to tweeting himself:

Good news.


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