Nashville scooter rider dies after collision on Rosa Parks Boulevard

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Posted at 4:33 PM, Dec 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-29 17:33:38-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A scooter rider injured in a hit and run collision from mid-December has now died, police said Wednesday.

Roberto Rivera, 30, of Red Bank, New Jersey, was crossing Rosa L. Parks Boulevard on a Lime scooter at 7:10 p.m. on Dec. 13, when he was hit by a silver BMW SUV. The BMW fled the scene and was located abandoned a short time later in the 1700 block of Fourth Avenue North.

Crash investigators are continuing in their efforts to identify the owner of the unregistered BMW.