UF Student Hospitalized After Scooter Crash

Gainesville police say 21-year-old Sarah Rimbley was heading West on her scooter on northwest eighth avenue near the intersection with 34th street. She hit the median causing her to lose control and crash.

"Yes we do believe at this point in the investigation that alcohol was a factor in the crash." -Ben Tobias, Gainesville Police Department public information officer

Police say Rimbley was not wearing a helmet and has serious head injuries. She being monitored but is currently in stable condition.

Police are continuing their investigation.