Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht – An unknown scooter rider hit a 74-year-old pedestrian from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht on May 18 around 1.45 pm. The victim suffered a broken leg and possible neck injuries and was taken to a hospital. The scooter driver took off and the police are looking for him.
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At the time of the collision, the victim was walking with a second person on the De Hoogenbergpad and was hit from behind. Her walking partner was unharmed.
The scooter rider also fell, but he got back on. He didn’t care about the woman and drove off in the direction of the riding group of about 50 other scooter riders that he was part of.
Witnesses and images very welcome
The police are looking for witnesses. Did you see the collision happen or do you have footage of it, for example from a dashcam? Your information and images are very welcome at the Investigation Department of the Traffic Team of the Rotterdam Police Unit. Call 0900-8844 or – if you prefer to remain anonymous – 0800-7000.
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Information source: Politie.nl