53-Year-Old Scooter Rider Dies After Running Red Light at Adams Avenue and Ranger Lane in Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach Scooter Crash
Man Killed in Huntington Beach Scooter Crash

Huntington Beach, California (May 2, 2023) – A 53-year-old man died after he collided with a car while riding his scooter Sunday night at Adams Avenue and Ranger Lane in Huntington Beach, according to the Huntington Police Department.

The accident occurred at around 8 p.m. between Brookhurst Street and the Santa Ana River.

Police believe the Huntington Beach man, riding a white Royal Alloy Grand Tourer scooter west, ran a red light at the intersection and collided with a silver Mercedes-Benz C300.

First responders found the rider lying in the roadway.

The victim was taken to the hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

The 30-year-old driver of the car stopped and remained at the crash scene.

Police do not believe he was impaired at the time of the accident.

Any witness or person with information about the accident is asked to contact HBPD traffic investigator D. Demetre at (714)536-5670.