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Scooter involved in hit and run, 2 taken to hospital

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Officials on scene said the scooter was hit by a utility type truck with ladders on the top. Officials on scene said the scooter was hit by a utility type truck with ladders on the top.
Officials on scene said the scooter was hit by a utility type truck with ladders on the top. Officials on scene said the scooter was hit by a utility type truck with ladders on the top.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A scooter was hit on Carolina Beach Road near Shipyard Boulevard around 10:45 Thursday night.

Officials on scene said the scooter was hit by a dark-colored utility type truck, with ladders on the top. The truck turned onto Shipyard and fled the area toward River Road.

Police said the truck rear-ended the scooter before driving off. Our photographer on the scene said two people were loaded on stretchers and taken from the scene via ambulance.

Lt. Blanton with the Wilmington Police tells us the injuries to both people are not life threatening.

Mobile users click this link to view video taken of the scene: http://bit.ly/1oVsbLN

Police are asking for any information that may help them piece together what happen.

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