OCEAN CITY, Md. (WUSA9) -- A person was rushed to the hospital after his scooter collided with an Ocean City police vehicle.
The incident occurred at approximately 2:15 a.m., on Coastal Highway at 41st Street. The driver of the scooter, Edward Thomas Johnson, 25, of Salisbury, hit the rear of the patrol vehicle causing him to be ejected from his scooter, police said.
Johnson was wearing a helmet but it had fallen off due to the impact of the accident. His condition is unknown at this time. The officer involved was also treated and released for minor injuries, police said.
According to a preliminary investigation by the police, Johnson is believed to have been under the influence of alcohol.