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      Man killed on moped

      A 63-year-old man was struck and killed on his moped on Highway 381 in Gibson at the Richmond-Scotland County line, Tuesday morning, said North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Justin Garner.

      The man was pronounced dead a few hours later at the hospital.

      Garner said the man was making a left turn when he was hit by a the driver of a car trying to pass the moped.

      Garner said the driver saw the moped but didn't anticipate the man making a left turn.

      Charges are pending against the driver of the car.

      We'll let you know when the victim's name is released.

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