Police investigating traffic fatality involving scooter, Crime Insider sources say

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RICHMOND, Va. – Police are investigating a traffic fatality involving a scooter in Richmond’s East End, Crime Insider sources tell Jon Burkett.

The crash happened in the 2000 block of Creighton Road.

A witness say a man was driving a scooter through a courtyard between homes when he struck a guidewire connected to a power pole that was anchored into the ground.

Sources say the adult male victim suffered severe head trauma. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.