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Motorized-scooter driver seriously injured in hit-and-run accident

Published On: Jun 25 2014 08:49:34 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 25 2014 11:03:26 PM EDT

Pottstown accident


A motorized-scooter driver suffered significant injuries after a hit-and-run collision with a vehicle in Pottstown Wednesday. 

The accident happened at around 5:20 p.m. at the side entrance of Manatawny Park.

Police have confirmed that the accident was a hit and run.


The driver of the car pulled into the parking lot of the park, jumped out, and ran through the park to get away.

A canine unit was brought in to search for the hit-and-run driver, but he was not found.

The driver of the motorized scooter was flown to the local trauma center.