Police ID man killed while crossing busy Olathe street on scooter

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.