Scooter rider critically injured in crash near downtown Nashville


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man was critically injured when he was hit by a rideshare vehicle Thursday night while riding a Bird scooter near downtown Nashville.

Metro police responded around 10:15 p.m. to the scene of the collision at Demonbreun Street and 14th Avenue South.

The man on the scooter was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment of injuries described by officers as “life-threatening.”

The Metro Police Fatal Team was called out to the scene, as they investigate life-threatening and fatal crashes.

No further details were immediately released about the incident.

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