Moped rider injured after early-morning crash - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Moped rider injured after early-morning crash

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

The driver of a moped was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after a crash in the Vista.

The Columbia Police Department reports the moped was traveling west on Gervais Street just after 12:30 a.m. Sunday when it was hit by a vehicle attempting to turn left onto Huger Street from Gervais.  The moped was in the right-turn only lane.

The moped crashed into the door of the vehicle.

The driver of the moped was taken to the hospital with what police describe as a severe head injury and remains in intensive care.  The victim's name has not been released.

Police continue to investigate the crash.

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