Man in motorized wheelchair hit by car in Plainfield - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Man in motorized wheelchair hit by car in Plainfield

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PLAINFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

A 55-year-old man suffered “minor injuries” after his motorized wheelchair was hit by a motor vehicle in Plainfield on Saturday afternoon.

Todd Butler, of Plainfield, was traveling in motorized wheelchair southbound on Norwich Road just before 3:30 p.m. when police said was hit by what is believed to be a white Ford Mustang near Old Norwich Road.

Police said the driver of the Ford Mustang fled the scene.  

Butler was rushed to William Backus Hospital with a minor injury to his left arm, police said.

Anyone with any information about the crash is asked to call the Plainfield Police Department at 860- 564-0804.

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