Pickup Truck vs. Moped Accident
Updated: Thursday, December 20 2012, 02:23 PM EST
A moped driver has suffered serious injuries after colliding with a pickup truck on Spartanburg Highway Wednesday night.
Troopers say Jared Etheridge, 19, of East Flat Rock, was driving his Nissan Pickup truck west on the highway and as he turned into the Ingles parking lot, collided with a moped. The moped was driven by Gallilio Evans, 53, of Flat Rock.
Authorities say Evans was taken to Mission Hospital with serious injuries, but is in stable condition. A passenger in the pickup truck, 19 year-old Daniel Simmons suffered minor injuries in the collision.
Evans is charged with impaired driving. Troopers say it is undetermined if Etheridge will be charged as well.