1 Hospitalized after Man Falls Off Scooter near Mission Bay Sportcenter
MISSION BEACH, CA (March 31, 2019) – A man suffered serious injuries early Sunday morning following a scooter crash on Bayside Walk. Authorities did not disclose the identity of the 62-year-old victim.
According to the San Diego Police Department, the incident happened at about 12:30 AM. The victim lost control of his motorized scooter and fell head first onto the sidewalk near Mission Bay Sportcenter.
Witnesses rushed to render aid to the victim. Emergency responders later transported the victim to an area hospital with a neck fracture and facial abrasions. Further updates on his current condition were not provided.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the crash. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.
Dangerous road accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, and to anyone. When riding a bicycle or a motorized scooter, it is important to wear the proper protective gear. Keep an eye out for possible road hazards to help ensure your safety.
If you or a loved has suffered injuries in a scooter crash, reach out to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Law Group. With over 40 years in the field, we know what it takes to protect your legal rights. Call our offices today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. For your convenience, you can also reach us through email, online chat, and text message 24 hours a day/7 days a week. Day and night, we will fight to achieve the compensation you and your family deserve.