Cops search for driver involved in scooter crash

SAN DIEGO — A search was underway for the driver of a van that rear-ended a moped in the Clairemont area Thursday morning and ran off after ditching it at a nearby intersection. A silver 2001 Chrysler van struck the scooter from behind while both were headed east on Balboa Avenue shortly before 4:30 a.m., […]

Man suffers head injury in scooter accident

SAN DIEGO — A 38-year-old man, possibly under the influence of alcohol, suffered a serious head injury Saturday when he fell off his motorized scooter in the Rancho Penasquitos section of San Diego. The crash in the 12600 block of Darkwood Road occurred at 2:34 a.m., said San Diego police officer Frank Cali. Paramedics rushed the […]

Car hits boy riding scooter in street

SAN DIEGO — A 7-year-old boy suffered serious leg injuries when he was struck by a car Sunday as he rode a Razor scooter into a street in San Diego’s Miramar Ranch North neighborhood, police said. It happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 11500 block of Miro Circle, said San Diego police Officer David Stafford. […]

CHP: Scooter driver killed after driver runs stop sign

BONSALL, Calif. — A 62-year-old man on a Suzuki scooter was fatally injured near Bonsall while trying to avoid a car whose driver ran a stop sign in front of him, authorities said Wednesday. Walter Leslie Smith Jr. of Vista was headed south on Old River Road on a 2009 Suzuki Burgman 650 at about […]

20 biggest travel mistakes

(CNN) — No matter where your headed this summer, you can save some time, trouble or money by scanning through this list compiled from painful personal experience. The CNN Travel staff has put in some hard miles. Collectively, we’ve touched down on every continent on earth and we’re closing in on every country. But we’re […]