Woman, 71, dies after car crashes into scooter in McMinnville

Woman, 71, dies after car crashes into scooter in McMinnville
(McMinnville police photo)

McMINNVILLE, Ore. – A 71-year-old woman died after a car crashed into her three-wheeled motorized scooter in McMinnville Sunday afternoon.

Patricia Warren of McMinnville died at the scene.

Witnesses told police that Warren was driving her scooter in the crosswalk at the intersection of Highway 99W and Northeast 3rd Street when a 1955 Chevrolet made a right turn and crashed into the scooter.

The driver remained at the scene. No charges have been filed at this time.

Police said excessive speed was not a factor in the crash and the traffic light was working properly.