SUV crashes into wheelchair

September 7, 2009 4:25:13 PM PDT
A woman whose wheelchair was struck by a car in Joliet is now stranded in her house.Linda Moore was crossing Joyce Road in her custom-made, $18,000 chair when a man driving an SUV struck her.

"This world is so fast paced, it's so you gotta get there, you gotta get there. You gotta slow down because you're gonna end up killing somebody," said Linda Moore, lost wheelchair.

Moore, who has Multiple Sclerosis and has used a wheelchair for more than 10 years, is now stranded in her home while she waits for the chair to be repaired. The SUV driver's insurance will pay for it, but the repairs could take awhile.