Saturday, April 21, 2012

Taxi Hits Pizza Delivery Man On Scooter


COCOA BEACH, Florida -- A Cocoa Beach Taxi cab collided with a 36-year-old Pizza Hut delivery man while he was riding a motor scooter near Rum Runners on State Road A1A in Cocoa Beach, Florida around 10:30 p.m. last night.  


Cocoa Beach Police and Fire Rescue arrived on scene immediately after the accident. A fellow Pizza Hut employee also arrived on scene and said that the man had just left on a delivery.  


Rescue crews issued a trauma alert and the auto accident victim was transported from the scene via a Cocoa Beach Fire Rescue ambulance to the field adjacent to the Cocoa Beach Fire Department for air transport as a precautionary measure. 



The man was airlifted via First Flight helicopter to Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida.

Photos: Christopher Blair / Brevard Times