Scooter rider hit by car in Reno

According to Reno Police, two riders on Bird scooters were going the wrong way on Kirman Avenue...
According to Reno Police, two riders on Bird scooters were going the wrong way on Kirman Avenue before one of them was hit.(KOLO/Ray Kinney)
Published: Aug. 3, 2022 at 10:32 AM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A scooter rider was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after crashing into a car Wednesday morning. According to Reno Police, two riders on Bird scooters were going the wrong way on Kirman Avenue when a driver started to turn left on Capitol Hill. The driver reportedly didn’t see the riders before making the turn and hit one of them.

Investigators say this should serve as a reminder that scooter riders need to obey all traffic laws. The injured rider was cited. 

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