Man killed while crossing road on his scooter
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 52-year-old man was hit by a car crossing Roosevelt Boulevard on his motorized scooter near the Roosevelt mall Sunday morning.
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, Edward Roberts , a paraplegic, was using the crosswalk while the traffic light was green.
A 24-year-old female driver hit him as he was making his way across the southbound lanes.
Roberts was taken to UF Health, where he was pronounced dead.
JSO says no charges are being filed against the driver.
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