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Tuesday, October 19, 2021
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Register, insure mopeds OK’d by NC Senate panel

The state Senate is sticking for now with new moped regulations that would require both North Carolina scooter operators to have insurance as well as those vehicles registered with the state.

NC Senate puts insurance requirement in moped bill

North Carolina senators are considering a bill to require moped drivers to have insurance for the vehicles. A Senate committee approved the bill Wednesday.

NC House approves bill to register mopeds

The North Caroilna House is backing new regulations for mopeds, requiring that the vehicles must be registered with the Division of Motor Vehicles just like motorcycles.

NC House bill would require registration, insurance for mopeds

Though police say the driver of the car was at fault in a crash that killed a moped driver Wednesday night, the incident has brought the question of moped safety once again front and center.

UPDATE: Driver charged with DWI in fatal moped accident

videoThe driver of a car that collided with and killed a man on a moped, now faces several charges including DWI. Wilmington Police say the fatal crash happened just after 7 p.m. Wednesday in the 3500 block of Oleander Drive near Independence Mall.

Moped driver cited for DWI, injured in crash

A moped driver is in the hospital and charged with drunk driving after a crash last night. Wilmington Police say a concerned citizen called 911 around 11 p.m. about a single vehicle crash at Market St. and N. College Rd.

Moped driver dies from injuries suffered in Sunday crash

Wilmington Police say a moped driver hurt in a crash Sunday morning has died from his injuries. Police say Lindsay A. Mathis, 26, hit a pick-up truck in the 1000 block of N. 3rd St. around 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

Moped driver in serious condition after crash on N. 3rd Street

videoA moped driver is in serious condition after veering into a truck on the 1000 block of N. North 3rd Street according to Wilmington Police.

Bill would require license for mopeds in NC

video Mopeds are a popular and efficient way for many drivers to get from point A to point B. But a proposed bill in the North Carolina House of Representatives could reduce the number of moped drivers on the streets.

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