SEMO Student Dies After Scooter Accident
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) _ A 21-year-old senior at Southeast Missouri State University has died after being severely injured in a scooter accident.
The Southeast Missourian reports (http://bit.ly/PH6j5T ) that Meg Herndon of Fenton suffered a severe brain injury Sept. 9 when the scooter she was riding was hit by a truck in Cape Girardeau.
The university announced Herndon’s death Thursday.
Herndon’s mother, Cindi, also announced that Herndon’s rare B-negative blood, liver and kidneys were being donated.
Herndon played on the university’s soccer team and was studying nursing. The university canceled its soccer games for this weekend.
Information from: Southeast Missourian, http://www.semissourian.com