Alcohol A Factor In Moped Crash

New Bern Police say a man was under the influence of alcohol when he lost control of a moped and crashed.

The incident happened late Sunday afternoon on Oaks Rd near Simmons St.

The man was taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries. No one else was involved or injured.

The case is still being investigated. Police say he will likely be charged with driving while impaired.

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