Scooter Driver Hurt in Plainfield Crash


A motor scooter driver was injured in Plainfield on Tuesday afternoon after colliding with a station wagon on Lathrop Road Extension, police said.

According to police, Colby Robinson, 19, of Caterbury, was attempting to make a right-hand turn off Lathrop Road Extension when he struck the front of a station wagon traveling in the other direction.

Robinson was ejected from the scooter. Police said Robinson was not wearing a helmet.

He was transported to the Plainfield Backus Emergency Center for treatment of his injuries and his condition is unknown.

The driver of the station wagon, Dennis Lafontaine, 30, of 185 Main Street in Hampton, was not injured, police said.

Robinson was issued an infraction for operating a motor vehicle without a license, according to police.

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