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

POSTED: 1:16 PM Mar 11 2013   UPDATED: 9:35 AM Mar 08 2013
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.