Man on Scooter Killed in Accident
FLORISSANT (AP) - A St. Louis County man is dead after the scooter he was riding on an interstate highway was struck by a car.
The accident happened late Monday on Interstate 270. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 47-year-old Dorman Pentecost of Creve Coeur was driving the scooter slowly because of mechanical problems and was struck from behind by a Ford Taurus.
Pentecost was thrown from the scooter and was pronounced dead at the scene. The Taurus driver was not hurt.