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Moped driver hit by SUV on NC 54, injured

Posted February 6, 2020 6:34 a.m. EST
Updated February 6, 2020 11:43 a.m. EST

— A moped driver was hit by an SUV on N.C. Highway 54 near TW Alexander Drive in Durham on Thursday morning.

According to family members of the SUV driver, the moped driver was breathing after the crash and taken to the hospital.

The family members said the SUV driver was going down NC 54 when he hit someone on a moped. They said the moped did not have any back lights and could not been seen on the very dark road.

Drivers are experiencing traffic backups as a result of the accident, and officials have closed NC 54.

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