A man was killed while riding a scooter in Miami-Dade on Wednesday morning.
Local10.com reports that the crash occurred at about 5:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Southwest 296th Street and Old Dixie Highway. The victim was riding a scooter as a red vehicle was traveling north on Old Dixie Highway. The vehicle collided with the scooter as the victim was crossing Southwest 296th Street, striking the victim.
The driver of the vehicle fled the scene instead of stopping to call 911 as required by Florida law. Authorities declared the victim dead at the scene. The victim has not been identified.
Authorities continue to investigate the tragedy.
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