Skateboarder Struck By Car Identified

EUGENE, Ore. — We now know the name of the Eugene skateboarder who was struck by a car and sent to the hospital last Wednesday.

Eugene police says Scott Michael Frank Svetal is still at RiverBend hospital in critical condition.

Investigators say Svetal was westbound on 20th and crossed Harris while a vehicle was heading southbound on Harris. The female driver, in her 60’s, hit Svetal.

It’s still unsure if Svetal was riding in the street legally or not.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

7 − 4 =

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>