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Woman injured in motorized scooter accident

McHENRY -- A 51-year-old woman was airlifted to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville after a motorized scooter accident Saturday night, authorities said.

The McHenry Township Fire Protection District was dispatched at 8:21 p.m. to a report of a person injured in an accident involving a motorized scooter at 5832 Fieldstone Trail in McHenry, according to a news release.

When emergency crews arrived, they found a conscious woman lying on the roadside with multiple traumatic injuries. She was taken to the Flight for Life helipad at Centegra Hospital-McHenry and from there flown to Condell.

The McHenry Police Department is investigating the accident.

– Northwest Herald

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