NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A woman was critically injured after being hit by a scooter on the Upper West Side on Friday.
It happened just before 6 p.m. at the intersection of Amsterdam Avenue and 64th Street.READ MORE: Federal Arrest Warrant Issued For Gabby Petito's Missing Fiancé Brian Laundrie
According to police, the person operating the scooter ran a red light, hit the woman and then took off.READ MORE: 'I Can't Take This Anymore': Heavy Rain In Tri-State Area Renews Flooding Concerns For Many Still Dealing With Damage From Ida
The victim, a 65-year-old tourist from Los Angeles, suffered serious head head trauma, police said.MORE NEWS: 1 Killed, 13 Injured In Shooting At Kroger In Collierville, Tennessee
She was rushed to the hospital.