St. Cloud Driver Cited After Hitting Pedestrian in Wheelchair
ST. CLOUD - A St. Cloud man was cited after hitting a pedestrian in a wheelchair on Wednesday afternoon.
The incident happened at 5:00 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 23 and 5th Avenue South in St. Cloud.
Police say 23-year-old Natenael Belay of St. Cloud was driving south through the intersection, when he hit 68-year-old Hazel Youngmann of Waite Park.
Youngmann was crossing the intersection in a wheelchair and was taken to St. Cloud Hospital by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.
Belay received a citation for inattentive driving.