Teenager airlifted to the hospital after being hit on his moped

A teenage boy was flown to the hospital Wednesday night, after he wrecked his moped in Marshall County.

It happened around 6:15 p.m. along Quince Road, near West 2B Road. That's one block south of U.S. 6 in La Paz.

Although authorities haven't released many details, according to initial reports, a car crashed into a 16-year-old, who was riding his moped.

The moped was sent into a nearby field, and broken glass and tire tracks were visible around the scene.

The teen, who reportedly wasn't wearing a helmet, was airlifted to the hospital to be treated for head lacerations and other cuts to his body. No word yet on his condition, or the cause of the crash.

Stay with News Center 16 as we continue to follow this developing story.


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