Woman killed in car-scooter crash in Phoenix

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By Tami Hoey By Tami Hoey

PHOENIX -- A woman was killed Monday night in Phoenix after a crash involving a car and a motorized scooter.

It happened near 15th Avenue and Missouri.

Police say the 23-year-old woman was riding a Vespa-style scooter from her mother's house to her apartment, when the collision occurred.

Family members say the victim always wore a helmet, but she was reportedly not wearing one at the time of the crash.