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Durham mo-ped driver suffers serious injuries in crash

Posted April 30, 2010

— A mo-ped driver from Durham suffered serious injuries Thursday night after he pulled out of a gas station and collided with a vehicle, according to Durham police.

Tony Henderson was attempting to turn left onto Holloway Street near North Alston Avenue around 6:40 p.m. when he collided with a westbound vehicle driven by Maxine Springs of Durham, police said.

"Henderson was hospitalized for injuries that appear to be serious, but he is reported to be in stable condition at Duke University Hospital," according to a police statement.

No charges were filed, but the crash remained under investigation by the Durham Police Department Traffic Services Unit at 919-560-4935.


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  • quit_whining Apr 30, 2010

    Hmmm...mopeds...DUI Mobiles as I call them!

  • Journey985 Apr 30, 2010

    Wonder if either driver was intoxicated?

  • meh2 Apr 30, 2010

    Since when is the word "moped" hyphenated? What next, a "ho-tel" for a place that rents rooms by the hour? WRAL - dumb and getting dumber.