Raleigh teen killed in scooter accident

From staff reportsDecember 22, 2013 

— A teenager was killed Sunday afternoon in a motor scooter accident, according to police.

Elijah Ijah McLendon, 19, was riding a 2012 Apollo ADR70 CC motor scooter east on Dana Drive in southwest Raleigh when he apparently struck a curb, police said. McLendon was thrown from the scooter.

Police say they are still investigating the accident, which took place about 1:30 p.m. No other vehicles were involved.

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