Police ID man killed while crossing busy Olathe street on scooter
04/17/2012 5:00 AM
05/16/2014 6:23 PM
Police this morning identified the man killed while trying to cross a busy street on a scooter as Lloyd O. Ackers, 85, of Olathe.
An eastbound sport utility vehicle struck Ackers about 2 p.m. Friday as he was trying to cross Santa Fe Street just west of Ridgeview Road. Ackers was not in a crosswalk.
The woman driving the SUV stopped and was interviewed by police.
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