Monday 28 September, 2020

Elderly man injured after being struck by scooter in Castries

An elderly man was taken to hospital after being struck by a scooter Monday morning, August 10, 2020.

According to the Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS), the incident occurred around 7.25 am at Lastic Hill in Castries.

"Information received stated that an elderly man was struck by a scooter while crossing the road," SLFS spokesperson, Stacy Joseph said.

"The responding emergency personnel found the individual sitting on the roadside in the presence of bystanders. He complained of pain to his head.

An assessment revealed that the patient sustained a laceration to his face and left arm. His wounds were treated and he was transported to the OKEU hospital for further medical treatment."

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