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Elderly man hospitalized after Ottawa County moped crash

Ottawa County sheriff 05012021
Posted at 1:39 PM, Mar 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-15 13:39:34-04

OTTAWA COUNTY, Mich. — An 83-year-old Grand Haven man was hurt when the moped he was riding crashed Sunday morning.

The accident occurred at 10:30 a.m. Sunday on Lake Avenue near Shiawassee Drive in Grand Haven Township.

The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office investigation determined that the man was riding a 2018 Tao Tao moped westbound on Lake Avenue when he failed to negotiate a curve. The moped left the roadway and the rider fell off the moped and slid across a driveway.

The man was transported to the hospital by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.