Elderly man on mobility scooter dies after being hit by truck

Elderly man on mobility scooter dies after being hit by truck

POLICE are seeking information about a fatal accident in Mundaring last Thursday morning.

About 9.00am a truck was being driven west along Great Eastern Highway.

At the same time a 93-year-old man was attempting to push his mobility scooter across the highway, near the intersection of Nicholl Street.

The 93-year-old man was struck by the truck or its trailer.

He received serious injuries and was taken to Royal Perth Hospital. He died yesterday afternoon.

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.