Fatal wheelchair accident

7.3.14:  Wheelchair hit by pick-up driver


A 77-year-old local man died Wednesday afternoon after his motorized wheelchair was hit by a pick-up truck.  The victim has been identified as Norman Vaughn.


Police say he was trying to cross 44th Street near Burlingame in Wyoming,  when the driver of the pick-up truck was making a turn off an access drive and struck the wheelchair.


No word yet on if the driver will face any charges.