Man in wheelchair struck and killed at Tacoma



TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County sheriff’s office says it appears a man in motorized wheelchair was responsible for the crash near Tacoma that killed him.

Spokesman Ed Troyer says the 40-year-old man pulled in front of a car Monday afternoon outside of a crossing. He was taken to a hospital where he died.

The 25-year-old driver of the car stopped and cooperated with deputies and was not cited.