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Italian comedian Fiorello released from hospital

Suffered head trauma after running over old man with scooter

10 March, 19:12
Italian comedian Fiorello released from hospital (ANSA) - Rome, March 10 - Italian comedian and TV presenter Rosario Fiorello was released from hospital Monday after a week-long stay due to head trauma he suffered when he ran over an elderly man with his scooter on March 3.

The victim, 72-year-old Mario Bartolozzi, was hospitalized with multiple fractures including to the shoulder, hip, and tibia.

He was crossing the street on the crosswalk when he got hit by the scooter, Bartolozzi's sister told reporters on the day of the accident. The victim is still in hospital in stable condition, sources said.