Bird Scooter Wreck

Photo: MNPD

A video released by Metro Police shows a wreck between a BMW and a man operating a Bird Scooter in downtown Nashville.

The wreck happened at 7:50 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Commerce & 5th Ave.

Police say the BMW had a green light and the man operating the scooter ran a red light before being hit by the car.

The scooter operator was transported to Vanderbilt where he was treated for non-critical injuries like abrasions and soreness.

He was released from the hospital on Monday.

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