October 6, 2015- An automobile accident killed a man on a motorized scooter, in Kern County, on Tuesday. The car crash took place in Ridgecrest, northeast of Bakersfield.
Burnie Phillip Wilcoxon, 81, was riding on his motorized scooter, when a vehicle struck him. The incident happened at the intersection of Coso Avenue, and North China Lake Boulevard.
Wilcoxon suffered severe injuries and was taken to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. He died shortly thereafter in the hospital.
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