Platt Tech student seriously hurt in Bridgeport crash

A Bridgeport teen was seriously injured when the scooter he was operating was struck by a vehicle Wednesday, Sept. 4.

Sources close to the 17-year-old victim confirm that he is a student at Platt Tech in Milford.

Bridgeport police and firefighters responded to a “serious” accident at Wayne Street and Birmingham Avenue at 11:33 Sept. 4.

The teen was taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition, according to Bridgeport police.

He was not wearing a helmet.

Updates will be posted as they become available.