Scooter craze offers freedom for riders seeking alternatives to cars, but raises concerns over injuries, parking and public safety
By Miriam Raftery
Photo: Scooter riders don't always follow traffic rules; cc by N.A.
September 9, 2018 (San Diego’s East County) – The latest worldwide transportation craze has hit our region. Electric “dockless” scooters for short-term rental are cropping up across San Diego County, offered by companies such as Bird, Lime, Uber and soon, Lyft.