Scooter driver injured after crash with Animal Control van in Wichita

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By KNSS Radio

A scooter driver was seriously injured Sunday morning in a crash involving an Animal Control van in Wichita.

Wichita police say a 62-year-old man was driving an electric handicapped scooter in the crosswalk crossing East Pawnee when he was hit by an on-duty Animal Control van.  The van was turning from southbound Broadway to eastbound Pawnee.

The man was taken to a hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The accident is still under investigation. Police say they will be conducting an internal investigation.