KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say one person is in critical condition after being hit by an SUV while riding a scooter in south Kansas City Tuesday night.
According to the Kansas City Police Department, two SUV drivers were racing at a “very high” speed northbound on Troost Avenue near 77th Street, just before 9 p.m.
A Honda Metropolitan scooter rider was also traveling northbound on Troost. KCPD reports one or both of the SUV drivers struck the scooter rider, and both left the scene without stopping.
The scooter rider was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
Police have not released any additional details about the drivers of the two SUVs.