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Evansville police identified man involved in scooter crash

Police identify man involved in scooter crash

A picture sent to the media from the Evansville Police Department may have helped identify the man injured in a Wednesday afternoon scooter crash.

The crash happened on Ohio Street near the CSX train crossing at about 4:55 p.m.

The man driving the scooter was unconscious when emergency crews arrived on scene.

Officers were not able to find any identification at the scene and were not able to determine who he is.

They sent his picture to the media Friday afternoon to help in his identification.

Less than an hour later, the department sent an email saying he has now been identified.

Investigators are in the process of notifying family members. 

EPD wants to thank everyone who shared our request for help on their social media pages. 

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