Cove man loses life
An autopsy has been ordered in the death of a moped driver who died from injuries in a collision at about 9:45 p.m. Sunday on Farm Road 3247 north of Allie Payne Road.
According to a police press release, the moped was traveling south on 3247 and a 2001 Chevrolet truck was traveling north. Witnesses told police the moped crossed into the northbound lane and was hit by the truck.
The moped driver was a 29-year-old man from the Cove area of Orange, police said. No additional information will be released until notification of next of kin.