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Car Hits Elderly Man in Scooter, Drags Victim Across the Street

Published On: Mar 11 2013 03:16:27 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 08 2013 11:35:01 AM CST
Vehicle Vs. Scooter photo
CHICO, Calif. -

Chico Police responded to an accident Friday morning where an elderly man in a motorized scooter was hit by a car.

Police tell us the victim was then dragged across the street.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. East 5th Avenue and Sheridan Avenue.
Police say the 83 year old man  in the scooter was taken to the hospital.  His condition was not immediately known.