Scooter rider suffers serious injuries in Boone Co crash

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A Columbia man suffers serious injuries when he wrecks his scooter less than a mile from his home.

Shawn Sims, 41, was driving his scooter last night on Highway-763, just north of Columbia, when he lost control and crashed.

Sims, who wasn't wearing a helmet, was transported to a Columbia hospital for treatment.