80°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Lafayette Santa injured in hit and run Thursday

4 months 3 weeks 2 days ago Sunday, December 26 2021 Dec 26, 2021 December 26, 2021 4:40 PM December 26, 2021 in News
Source: KATC
Photo: KATC

LAFAYETTE - A man known as 'Santa on a Scooter' was injured in a hit and run Thursday and still recovering from the incident.

KATC said he was riding his scooter on Pinhook Road on Dec. 23 around 7:45 p.m. when a vehicle going 50 or 60 miles per hour hit him from behind.

Scooter Santa had multiple surgeries to repair a broken leg, arm, foot and hand. KATC said he is still in the hospital and will be discharged to a rehab facility soon.

Police believe the vehicle's mirror hit the man and are expecting the vehicle to be missing the side mirror.

Anyone with information should contact (337) 837-6259.

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days