A man who was using an electric motorized scooter died on Monday after an impact with a Tri-Rail commuter train in Fort Lauderdale.
According to Sgt. Deanna Greenlaw, a spokeswoman for the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, the men was directly in the center of the tracks.
Greenlaw said witnesses told officers that the rider of the scooter was in a rush heading west on Northwest Sixth Street.
“Went underneath the guardrails that were in the downward position, with flashing red lights,” Greenlaw said.