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City Council Speaker's electric scooter ride in Mexico City ends with ‘face plant on a busy street'


Added 04-24-19 01:13:02am EST - “City Council Speaker Corey Johnson lasted just five minutes on an electric scooter before he wiped out on a Mexico City street, the Chelsea pol announced on Twitter Tuesday.” - Nydailynews.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nydailynews.com: “City Council Speaker’s electric scooter ride in Mexico City ends with ‘face plant on a busy street’”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson lasted just five minutes on an electric scooter before he wiped out on a Mexico City street, the Chelsea pol announced on Twitter Tuesday.

“First five minutes on a @limebike scooter in Mexico City and I face plant on a busy street! Scraped, scratched, covered in black stains from the tar on the road but not injured! Now to the Museum of Anthropology!” tweeted Johnson.

First five minutes on a @limebike scooter in Mexico City and I face plant on a busy street! Scraped, scratched, covered in black stains from the tar on the road but not injured!Now to the Museum of Anthropology!

Johnson has previously voiced concerns over electric bike and scooter safety as the Council mulls a package of bills to legalize their use.

The city recently pulled its entire fleet of 1,000 electric pedal-assist Citi Bikes — a legal form of electric bike — because of a problem with their brakes. The Daily News found eight New Yorkers who racked up medical expenses after flying off one of the pedal-assist bikes.

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