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Pasco man dies after his motorized scooter is struck by Jeep

Charges are pending, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

A Pasco County man died from his injuries Monday after his motorized scooter was struck by a Jeep.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Matthew Thomas Brooks, 37, of Holiday was riding east on Holiday Lake Drive in a gas-powered, motorized scooter around 6:15 p.m.

Mary Nora Ann Stevens, 56, of Holiday was traveling west on Holiday Lakes Drive in a 2008 Jeep Wrangler.

As Stevens turned left onto Viking Drive, her vehicle struck the front of Brooks’ scooter.

Brooks suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Charges are pending, according to troopers.

Alcohol was not a factor in the crash, troopers said.