Man on scooter runs into stopped car

Scooter crash on E. MLK Jr. Boulevard

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man on a scooter was transported to University Medical Center Brackenridge with life-threatening injuries after he struck a parked car on Wednesday afternoon.

Austin police said the crash happened around 5:20 p.m. on East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Overhill Drive in East Austin.

It is not known whether or not the scooter driver was wearing a helmet. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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