Milan girl injured while riding scooter being pulled by car
A 16-year-old Milan girl was seriously injured when she fell after trying to grab on to a moving car while riding a push scooter Sunday, the Milan News-Leader reports.
Milan police Chief Gerard Scherlinck told the newspaper that the girl suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries after she fell onto the pavement. The girl lost control of the scooter while trying to have a 2010 Ford Explorer pull her, according to the story.
The paper reports a 20-year-old Saline woman was driving the SUV at a speed of about 10 mph when the teen fell. The incident occurred at 8:22 p.m. Sunday in the area of St. Louis Street and Bodley Crescent.
Read the Milan News-Leader story.