Allen West injured in motorcycle accident near Waco during bid to lead Texas Republicans: report
Allen West speaks to Fox News (screen grab)

Former Florida Congressman Allen West was reportedly injured in a motorcycle accident during Memorial Day weekend.

"Texas Republican Chairman candidate Allen West was reportedly involved in a motorcycle accident near Waco on Saturday," KXAN reported Saturday.

A tweet from West's Twitter account, sent by "Team West" asks for "prayers" as the learn more.

The tweet linked to a Facebook post saying West "is in Emergency."

Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush also asked for prayers.