Los Alamitos: Scooter Driver Killed After Crash With Car

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08.18.2021 | 2:20 PM | LOS ALAMITOS – The driver of a motorized scooter was killed after a crash involving another vehicle, Wednesday afternoon.

The collision occurred near the intersection of Claremore Lane and Cerritos Avenue (East Spring Street) around 2:20 PM.

Officers arriving on scene located a motorized scooter that had collided with a vehicle.

Thee driver of the scooter was injured and transported to a nearby hospital where they were pronounced deceased.

The driver of the vehicle and its occupants remained on scene and were cooperating with law enforcement.

An investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact the Los Alamitos Police Department Watch Commander by calling (562) 431-2255 ext. 426.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at www.occrimestoppers.org.

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