Elderly man seriously hurt after being hit by backhoe while crossing Ogeechee Road
Savannah-Chatham Metro police say an elderly man was seriously injured Friday afternoon after he was hit by a backhoe on Ogeechee Road.
The incident happened near the intersection of Westgate Boulevard at about 12:10 p.m.
Police say the man was not in a crosswalk when the crash happened.
The 88-year-old man was taken to the hospital. There's no word on his condition.
The SCMPD Traffic Investigation Unit is looking into the crash. No charges have been filed.