Lille: A young man on an electric scooter dies after hitting a car
Thursday evening in Lille, around 8 p.m., a traffic accident claimed the life of a 19-year-old scooter driver in circumstances that remain to be established, we learned from the Departmental Fire and Rescue Service of the North (SDIS).
What we know for certain is that the young man, then riding an electric scooter, collided with a car at the intersection of rue Nationale and rue du Port. In the violence of the shock, he was thrown against sidewalk posts.
The scooter driver declared dead at the scene
Witnesses to the scene intervened to assist him before the arrival of the firefighters and a team from the SMUR. Despite attempts at resuscitation, the young man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Shocked by the scene they had just witnessed, two people were transported by firefighters to the Saint-Vincent hospital center. An investigation has also been opened.