A scooter rider traveling north on SW 157th Avenue suffered an injury to the neck when the scooter he was on was hit from behind, police said.
The crash happened on Southwest 157th Avenue, between Sunset Drive and SW 64th Street near Planet Fitness.
“A man on a scooter was stationary on SW 157th Ave., between Sunset Drive and SW 64th Street and a vehicle collided with the scooter while it was stationary and it caused the scooter to collide with another vehicle. The driver of the scooter was ejected from his scooter to the roadside,” said a Police Detective.
First emergency responders arrived shortly after the accident happened. The injured victim was transported to Kendall Regional Medical Center with a serious neck injury.
Investigators don’t know why the scooter wasn’t moving but think if may have been because of traffic congestion.
The names of those involved in the crash have not yet been released. The investigation into the cause of the crash is continuing.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, comments on this crash. “It is sad to see this man injured while he was riding his scooter. We hope that his injuries to his neck are not too severe and that he recovers quickly. ”
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