UPDATE: Scooter Crash Turns Fatal
The woman whose mobility scooter was struck by a vehicle in Blenheim has died.
Chatham-Kent police say 41-year-old Jennie Verbeek succumbed to her injuries after being airlifted to hospital in London following yesterday’s crash.
Police say a Chevy Cruise travelling north on Chatham St. N struck the scooter, which was turning onto the road from Hannibal St., at about 1:30pm yesterday.
The 33-year-old North Buxton man driving the vehicle wasn’t injured.
Police are continuing to investigate.