Man in wheelchair struck and killed Saturday on Pinnacle Hills Expressway in Rogers
Police say a 92-year-old Rogers man was was fatally injured in an accident on Saturday, when he attempted to cross Pinnacle Hills Parkway west on an electric scooter. .
Billy Dee Murray was attempting to cross the roadway east to west at 1:50 p.m. from the Walmart parking lot at at 5000 West Pauline Whitaker Parkwaywhen a southbound 2014 Honda Accord in the far outside lane of traffic on Pinnacle Hills Parkway. struck the wheelchair.
Murray was transported to Mercy Medical Center in Rogers where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Rogers patrol officer David Crawford noted clear weather and roads at the time of the fatal imoact.