Light rail not even up and running, but already an accidentPosted: Updated:
TEMPE - The anticipated light rail is almost up and running, but there's already been an accident it happened early this morning near Rural and University.
A man driving a mo-ped type scooter along the track hit one of the mechanical crossing guard arms.
A construction worker spotted the man before he was clotheslined and crews were able to quickly get him to a hospital.
A witness said the driver did not appear to have serious injuries.