A 15-year-old Lakewood resident suffered serious injuries to his skull following yet another incident involving electric scooters.
The accident, which occurred Thursday evening on Spruce Street left the teen with a fractured skull, broken jaw, missing teeth (Chaveirim was called to help try and find some of the teeth), as well as severe injuries to his face.
Hatzolah transported the patient to CHOP, where he is still being treated.
As the amount of incidents involving electric scooters continues to skyrocket in Lakewood, it is is important to note that E-scooters are required to follow all of New Jersey’s bike laws.
Electric scooter riders under the age of 17 in New Jersey are required by law to wear a helmet.