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Man hurt when car hits wheelchair

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Sep 13 2013 10:48:12 AM CDT
Updated On: Sep 13 2013 11:04:38 AM CDT
Car vs Wheelchair

Photo by Joe Gragg

BRISTOL, Va. -

A man in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a car this morning.

It happened just before 11:00 a.m. at the corner of West State Street and Commonwealth Avenue in Bristol, Virginia.

The man riding in the wheelchair was crossing the road when he was hit by the car.

He was taken to the hospital. There is no word yet on his condition.

We will have more on this story on News 5 at 5:00 p.m.