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Pensioner was on mobility scooter, watchdog reveals

Marked vehicle responding to 'road safety hazard' callout, IOPC confirms.

Fatally injured: Jessie Whitehead

Fatally injured: Jessie Whitehead

Date - 25th January 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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A 74-year-old woman who died after being struck by a police car on an emergency call was riding a mobility scooter, a watchdog has confirmed. Jessie Whitehead was hit by a marked Warwickshire Police vehicle that was responding to a reported...
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