This tiny tech is made for local streets but they've endangered countless life for minimal transit benefit.
For the most part scooters both private and public are a nuisance . . . And they're dangerous.
Thankfully, the trend is fading and fewer people are using this pointless and sketchy tech.
Sadly, injuries persist . . . Here's one example out of many:
"Police said the driver of a red scooter was rolling south on Prospect Avenue when he was struck by a black SUV.The SUV was going west on east 34th Street when it struck the scooter and sped away from the scene."
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A scooter driver suffered critical injuries Monday afternoon in a hit-and-run accident in KCMO. The crash happened at about 1:50 p.m. at east 34th Street and Prospect Avenue. Police said the driver of a red scooter was rolling south on Prospect Avenue when he was struck by a black SUV.