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Scooter accident sends woman to hospital

McHENRY – A 51-year-old woman was flown to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville with serious injuries following an accident involving a motorized scooter.

The McHenry Township Fire Protection District responded at 8:21 p.m. Saturday to 5832 Fieldstone Trail in McHenry and found the woman lying on the roadside with “multiple traumatic injuries,” according to a news release.

She was taken to the Flight for Life helipad at Centegra Hospital – McHenry and then flown to Advocate Condell Medical Center.

The McHenry Police Department is investigating the accident.

Additional information wasn’t available Saturday night.

– Emily K. Coleman

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