Manchester, CT (May 19, 2019) - Police are confirming a crash between a motor vehicle and a moped occurred on Saturday evening. The crash resulted in the injury of the moped driver.
The Manchester Police were dispatched to the scene of the accident which happened around 8:55 p.m. The incident occurred at the intersection of Spruce Street and Maple Street.
According to witness accounts, the moped struck the vehicle. It then swerved off course and smashed into a building.
When the police arrived the driver of the moped was on the ground near the building it struck. The driver suffered serious injuries and was unconscious.
Crews transported the driver of the moped to St. Francis Hospital where the victim is said to have been treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The police are investigating this accident and have indicated that the driver of the motor vehicle is not a suspect at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the injured party and hope that a fast and full recovery is made.
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Studies show that accidents involving mopeds result in high incidents, approximately 29%, requiring hospitalization. The major results of these incidents are severe with many ending in neurologic and orthopedic injuries. When a moped collides with a motor vehicle the chances that the injuries will be fatal is approximately 4%. 31% of the time these incidents result in very severe injuries.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.