Elderly man in wheelchair struck by car north of downtown San Antonio

Wheelchair pedestrian stuck at intersection of W Cypress and Maverick streets


SAN ANTONIO – A 77-year-old man in a motorized wheelchair was hospitalized after he was struck by a small car north of downtown San Antonio.

San Antonio police say the accident happened around 7:45 p.m. at the intersection of W. Cypress and Maverick streets.

Investigators said the elderly man was headed southbound on Maverick Street when a female driver traveling on Cypress struck him.

The man was transported to University Hospital in serious condition. The driver told SAPD officers she did not see the man as he was crossing the road.

There was no official word if the driver would face any charges.

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