Woman hospitalized after shopping cart scooter hit by truck outside store

Jul.

24–PRINCETON — One person was transported Friday to a local hospital after the shopping cart scooter she was using was struck outside a local store. The incident was reported about 3:58 p.m. outside the Walmart off Greasy Ridge Road near Princeton. A Chevy Silverado pickup truck hit a motorized scooter being used by a woman, according to Deputy J.P.

Conner with the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department. The scooter was hit near one of the store’s entrances. The Princeton Rescue Squad transported the woman to a local hospital.

Conner said he did not know the extent of her injuries.

The case was still under investigation Friday.

— Contact Greg Jordan at [email protected]