UPDATED: Elderly man stuck by pickup off Hunter Rd
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - A 91-year-old man has been taken to Erlanger after being hit by a truck at a gas station off Hunter Road.
Chattanooga Police were called to the Kangaroo station on Hunter Road around 12:45 p.m. after reports that a man had been hit by a truck.
According to CPD, Charles Hugenberger, 91, was stuck in the head by a ladder hanging out of the back of a white Ford Ranger, driven by John Harris, Jr., 21, as Harris was backing up at the gas station.
Hugenberger was taken to Erlanger Medical Center.
Harris was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian and not having a warning flag attached to the ladder.