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Fairport man dies after being hit while riding mobility scooter

August 22, 2019 10:18 AM

PERINTON, N.Y. (WHEC) — An 85-year-old man has died after he was hit by a car while riding his mobility scooter in Perinton.

Norman Drew, of Fairport, was hit by a vehicle as he crossed the intersection of Fairport and O'Connor roads around 4:45 p.m. Friday.

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Drew was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital where he died Sunday afternoon.

The driver of the car, 58-year-old Laurie Voci, of Victor, was ticketed for failing to yield right of way.

Deputies say they don't suspect that drugs or alcohol were involved, but the crash is still under investigation.

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The Monroe County Sheriff's Office issued a correction on Aug. 22 to fix the spelling of Laurie Voci's last name. 

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