Eagle Mountain teen critically injured after being hit by car while on scooter


A 13-year-old boy was critically injured Wednesday when he was hit by a automobile whereas he was using a motorized scooter in Eagle Mountain. (Utah County Sheriff’s Workplace)

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EAGLE MOUNTAIN – A 13-year-old boy was hospitalized in vital situation after he was hit by a automotive whereas he was using a motorized scooter Wednesday afternoon.

The incident occurred on the intersection of Horizon Drive and Hummer Drive in Eagle Mountain. Police say the teenager was westbound when he rolled by way of a cease signal and was hit by a southbound automobile.

Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon stated that the teenager was thrown about 80 to 90 toes and sustained vital accidents. He was flown to Main Kids’s Hospital in Salt Lake Metropolis.

Cannon stated the motive force of the truck didn’t look like negligent.

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