- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MILTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a man in a motorized wheelchair was hit by a pickup truck in Milton.

It happened about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Morris Avenue Extension and Broad Kill Road. Troopers say 71-year-old Joseph Seymour of Milton was riding his wheelchair east on the westbound shoulder bicycle lane.

Police say 52-year-old James Parker of Millsboro was driving a pickup truck on Morris Avenue Extension, and, after stopping at a stop sign, hit Seymour’s wheelchair.

Troopers say Seymour was knocked to the ground. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

The incident is under investigation.

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