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President-elect Joe Biden fractures his foot

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Posted at 6:35 PM, Nov 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-29 20:35:18-05

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden fractured his foot Sunday while playing with his dog, according to his transition team.

"It is anticipated that he will likely require a walking boot for several weeks,” said Dr. Kevin O’Connor the Director of Executive Medicine at GW Medical Faculty Associates.

The injury was initially diagnosed as a sprain, but a CT scan showed hairline fractures in his mid-foot.

Biden is still expected to attend his scheduled events Monday.