Linda Davis, 71, was hospitalized after the incident in Rainworth, Nottinghamshire, but died six days later. A 14-year-old teenager is still under investigation
An elderly woman was killed after being hit by an electric scooter being driven by a teenager, police confirmed.
Linda Davis, known to her family and friends as “Lou,” was rushed to the hospital at 3:50 p.m. on June 2 following the incident.
The 71-year-old was on the pavement in Rainworth, Nottinghamshire at the time.
She died on June 8th.
The e-scooter was privately owned.
The driver, a 14-year-old boy, stayed at the scene and contacted emergency services.
He has since been questioned under caution and will remain under investigation as the investigation continues.
The police investigation is ongoing and officials are asking witnesses to come forward.
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The victim’s family is being assisted by specialist officers from Nottinghamshire Police.
Detective Constable Emma Temple of Nottinghamshire Police said: “Our thoughts are with the family of the victim who have asked for privacy at this difficult time.
“Our investigation is ongoing and we urge anyone who either witnessed this collision or has CCTV or dashcam footage to get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident 441 of 2nd June 2022 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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