Driver who hit and killed a woman riding an electric scooter pleads guilty

Driver who hit and killed a woman riding an electric scooter pleads guilty
Scott McHugh

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The driver who hit and killed a woman riding an electric scooter downtown last August pleaded guilty.

Scott McHugh, who was high on heroin, pleaded guilty to the charges of OVI and aggravated vehicular homicide Wednesday morning.

McHugh, 20, was speeding in his Chevy Cruz southbound on East 9th Street when he rear-ended the scooter near St. Clair Avenue.

Jenasia Summers, 21, was killed.

Jenasia Summers, 21, was struck and killed riding an electric scooter last August.
Jenasia Summers, 21, was struck and killed riding an electric scooter last August.

Summers was with a group of friends on a hide-and-seek scavenger hunt for a birthday party.

McHugh will be sentenced on March 21.

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