Electric scooter driver seriously injured in downtown Ottawa hit and run: police – Ottawa | The Canadian News

An electric scooter driver was hit and injured by a car going through a red light in Ottawa’s Lowertown neighborhood Sunday night, according to police.

Collision investigators say the crash occurred at the intersection of Rideau and Wurtemburg streets around 8:30 p.m.

A man riding an electric scooter was crossing Rideau Street from Wurtemburg when a car ran a red light and struck him, police said. The driver then fled the scene.

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The victim suffered serious injuries, but is now in stable condition.

Police are searching for a dark car, possibly a Honda, with front end damage.

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Anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have footage of the incident on the dash cam should call the police at 613-236-1222, ext. 2481.

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