Man seriously injured in collision involving stolen moped

(Last Updated On: September 9, 2021)

A man has sustained serious injuries in a collision involving a stolen moped.

Emergency services were called to reports of a single vehicle collision on Cary Parade in Torquay at around 2.40am on Tuesday 7 September.

The incident involved a stolen ZNEN 125cc moped. The road was closed for just over 4 hours whilst officers investigated the scene.

As a result of the collision, the rider of the moped sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital where his condition is described as stable.

Police have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

If you witnessed the incident, have any information or dashcam footage that could help the police with their enquiries, please email or call 101, quoting log number 0095 of Tuesday 7 September.

The incident is the second this week involving a stolen moped, on Monday evening, a man sustained life threatening injuries in a collision involving a stolen moped and a recovery vehicle. More here:

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